Botanical Name - Pelargonium graveolens
Aroma - Rich, rosy, sweet and slightly minty
Extraction - Steam distillation
Part of Plant - Leaves
Country of Origin - Madagascar
Chemical Constituents - Citronellol, Citronellyle formiate, Geraniol
Caution - Not for use in early pregnancy
Uses - Balancing, women's health, soothing. Circulation, skin rejuvenating. Much used in perfumery.
We also offer - Rose Geranium. Take a look at our useful guide 'What's The Difference?'
Additional Information - We offer two Geranium types. The 'Bourbon type' Geranium has a slightly different chemical make up with a richer, deep and rounded fragrance, so it is preferred by perfumers. For aromatherapy use, our Rose geranium is recommended. Both are beautifully fragrant and very high quality.
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Association's standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.