Botanical Name: Pelargonium tomentosum
Plant Part: Leaves and Flowers
Origin: South Africa
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, pale yellow to greenish liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a strong aroma, Peppermint Geranium Essential Oil has a strong minty aroma with herbaceous geranium undertones.
Blends With: Eucalyptus, Lavender, Marjoram, and citrus oils.
Product Abstract: The Peppermint Geranium plant is an evergreen shrub that flowers from May to July. Grown in the Cape region of South Africa, this herbaceous plant has large, irregularly shaped felted leaves that release a strong scent of peppermint when they are touched. Native to South Africa, there are over two hundred varieties of geraniums with scented leaves.
Cautions: Dilute well before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.
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