Rosemary is a perennial herb with woody appeal which has fragrant, needle-like and evergreen leaves. It is also characterized by its specific white, purple, blue or pink flowers. The plant is indigenous to the region of the Mediterranean. The flowers and the leaves of the plant are treated with the process of steam distillation in order to produce one of the most popular essential oils on the market. It’s used for a considerable range of different things so it’s impossible for you not to have heard about it.
- Scientific Name: Rosmarinus Officinalis
- Application: Aromatic, topical, internal
- Plant Part: Leaf and flowers
- Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
- Aromatic Description: Herbaceous, Camphoraceous
- Main Chemical Components: eucalyptol, camphor and alpha pinene