||Corymbia citriodora, Eucalyptus citriodora, Lemon
||Plant Parts Used
||Color & Odor
||Vintage oils turn slightly yellow with Fresh, Cooling,
Camphoraceous, woody undertones
A tall, aromatic evergreen tree of the myrtaceae family. An essential oil
obtained from the leaves by steam distillation.
Constituents & Specifications :
Citriodora oil has various chemical compounds that include eucalyptol,
piene, limonene, linalool and alpha-terpenol.
Specific Gravity :
0.85800 - 0.87700 @ 25.00 °C
Refractive Index :
1.45100 - 1.46400 @ 20.00 °C
Antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, digestive, emollient, febrifuge,
hepatic, insecticide, sedative, stomachic and tonic. It is a powerful
Benefits & Uses :
- Citriodora is a lemon scented essential oil especially used in
perfumery and fragrance creation, being excellent for smelly shoes,
cooking smells and pets.Bath, compress, inhalation, aromatherapy
diffuser, local wash, massage and as a perfume in cupboards.
- It is used as an ingredient in some mouthwash and dental
- The oil is found in numerous over-the-counter cough and cold lozenges
as well as in inhalation vapors or topical ointments.