Kunzea Essential Oil
Latin Name: Kunzea ambigua
Part of plant: Flowering Plant
Grade: Pure & Natural
Chemical Componants: α-pinene,1,8 cineole, globulol, viridiflorol
Aroma Character: Unlike Tea Tree oil, its aroma is very pleasant, it is almost always compared as ‘a smell of the Australian bush’
Kunzea is a tall, erect heath and woodland species which grows to 5 metres although usually smaller. It is characterised by small, soft, dark green, aromatic lanceolate leaves on long, arching thin branches. The flowers are small, white (rarely pink)and profuse, being 1.5cm in diameter and crowded along short lateral bracts.
Kunzea is used for the temporary relief of arthritis pain, symptoms of influenza, muscular aches and pains. It also helps to relieve nervous tension, stress and mild anxiety.