Thyme Wild Essential Oil

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Thyme Wild has a sweet, green, herb-like aroma, with peppery undertones. Distilled from the flowering tops Thyme wild is calming and cleansing.

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Description

Thyme Wild | Latin Name: Thymus serpyllum | Family: Lamiaceae | Extraction: Distillation | Plant Part: Flowering tops

A  yellow liquid with a sweet, green, herb-like aroma, with peppery undertones.

It’s a perennial evergreen herb, about 40cms high with a woody root.  It has small, oval leaves, from which the aromatic essential oil is obtained and pale cream or white flowers. There are numerous varieties of Thyme, the common Thyme is believed to have derived from the wild Thyme or mother of thyme. Another species used for the production of red thyme oil is Spanish sauce Thyme, a highly penetrating oil good for cellulitis and sports injuries.

 

Blends

Blends well with Lavender, Geranium, Lemon and Clary-Sage.

Thyme Wild is a MIDDLE note –  Essential Oil Notes & Odours

Properties

Wild thyme is anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic and anti-viral.  It is also cardiotonic, immuno-stimulant and neuro tonic.  It penetrating for bronchitis, sinusitis, rheumatism, eczema, psoriasis, sore throats and tonsillitis.  It is also useful against verrucae, shingles and other viral attacks.  Also for a tired heart, fatigue and insomnia.

Essential Oil Properties & Meanings

Herbal & Folk Tradition

One of the earliest medicinal plants in Western herbal medicine.  Used for the immune system, respiratory conditions, infectious disease, asthma in children and as a nerve tonic.

Safety Data & MSDS

There are no known contra-indications but care should be taken during pregnancy. Wild thyme does contain some of the aggressive elements of the red thymes but the oil is also balanced with alcohols and is therefore preferred for general use.

Alcohols (30 – 40%), Phenols (30 – 40%), Terpenes 10% Esters 10%

Thyme Wild MSDS
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