Latin Name: Eucalyptus staigeriana
Plant Family: Myrtaceae
Extraction: Distillation of the leaves
Eucalyptus Staigeriana has a bright, sweet, acid-drop aroma and is an uplifting tonic to the mind and emotions. Eucalyptus Staigeriana is mostly used to cheer and comfort during times of uncertainty.
It is an elegant tree with grey-green lemon-scented leaves that grow longer and less round with age. The oil is distilled from the leaf. There are over 700 species of which at least 500 produce essential oil. Many have been extracted for experimental purposes. They can be divided into two categories - Medicinal oils and industrial oils both containing different chemical makeups.