Chamomile Maroc Essential Oil
Chamomile Maroc Essential Oil Latin name: Ormenis multicaulis
Synonyms: O.mixta, anthemis mixta, Moroccan chamomile
Plant family: Asteraceae (Compositae)
Extraction: Steam distillation of the flower tops.
Origin: Native to north west Africa, southern Spain and on the plains in Israel
Plant characteristics: 90 to 150 cm high with very hairy leaves and tubular yellow flowers, surrounded by white ligulets.
Chamomile Maroc Essential Oil characteristics: Pale yellow to brownish yellow mobile liquid with a fresh-herbaceous top note and a sweet rich-balsamic undertone.
Traditional use: This oil is one of the new oils on the market and because of which it does not really have a history of usage. This oil is often mistaken for a ‘true’ chamomile.
Chamomile Maroc Essential Oil blends well with: Cypress, Lavender, Lavandin, Vetiver & Cedarwood
Cautions and comments: Generally non-toxic and non-irritant, more specific safety data is not available at present.
Main chemical constituents: Unknown
How to Use
4-5 drops in bath, on tissue or in a vaporiser. 15 drops in 50ml carrier.
WARNING – do not apply undiluted or internally. Keep away from children and eyes. Store in cool, dark place.