||Verbena oil, Verbena Lemon Essential Oil
||Plant Parts Used
||Color & Odor
||A pale olive or yellow liquid with sweet, fresh,
lemony, fruity-floral, fragrance
It is a deciduous, perennial shrub that grows up to 5 meters (16 feet) in
height and has a woody stem, very fragrant, delicate, pale green leaves and
small purple flowers.
Constituents & Specifications :
Verbena oil has various chemical compounds that include borneol, geraniol,
linalool, nerol, citral, dipentene, limonene and myrcene.
Antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, detoxifying, digestive, februge,
hepatobiliary, stimulant, sedative (nervous), stomachic, strong
Benefits & Uses :
- Lemon verbena oil helps to reduce depression and relaxes as well as
refreshes the body and mind, while uplifting the spirits and promoting
- It is used to add lemony flavor to fish and poultry dishes, vegetable
marinades, salad dressings, jams, puddings, and beverages.
- It has a softening effect on the skin and help to reduce puffiness as
- Verbena can be used as fragrance raw material as the odour has been
described being a strong, pleasant and lemony odour with a delightful
fresh rosy tone and is extensively used for perfumery formulation.