Latin Name: Thymus vulgaris ct linalool
Plant Family: Lamiaceae
Extraction: Distillation of the floweering tops
Thyme sweet has a sweet, green, geranium-like aroma, with herby undertones. Thyme sweet is cleansing, purifying and can help maintain a healthy immune system.
A perennial evergreen herb growing around 40cms high with a woody root. It has small, oval leaves, from which the aromatic essential oil is obtained with pale purple or white flowers. The plant is native to Spain and the Mediterranean it is now cultivated in Spain and France. There are several different types of Essential oil that can be obtained, red, sweet, wild, thujanol and thymol.