Geranium Pelargonium graveolens Essential Oil Information

Pelargonium graveolens

Geranium Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Pelargonium graveolens

Rose geranium

France, Italy, Spain, Morocco, Egypt

Flowers, leaves,  stems








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distillation

Clear

Thin

Medium








Fragrance

Fruity and floral with a hint of mint












Benefits

Supports healthy skin and digestion, and eases bodily discomfort caused by nerves.















Blends Well With

Bergamot, Citrus Oils, Jasmine, Patchouli, Sandalwood, Cedarwood, Neroli, Rosemary, Clary Sage, Chamomile, Lavender














Constituents

Citronellol, Geraniol, Citronellyl Acetate, Geranyl Acetate, Linalyl Acetate, Beta-Caryophyllene













Properties

Anti-depressant, diuretic, hemostatic, regulating, tonic, astringent, emmenogogue, analgesic, antiseptic















Safety

May cause dermatitis. Avoid during pregnancy.