Photo credit: Essentially Australia
Botanical name: Leptospermum petersonii Variety ‘B’ CT ‘Geraniol’
Other common names: Rose scented Tea Tree
Country of Origin: Australia
Plant part: Leaves and green branchlets
Method of extraction: Steam distilled.
Scent: A beautiful, grounding, calming, rosy perfume aroma with a fresh fruity note.
Properties: Grounding and calming, boosts self-confidence, creates happiness, relieves stress.
Natural Occurrence in Australia: "The tree is extremely rare, and naturally occurs in only a few hectares in lowland floodplain country, in northern NSW. Australian Rose grows to a maximum height of 10 metres in the wild where there is high and regular rainfall, preferring rocky and alluvial soils" (Essentially Australia).
Function in deodorant: natural fragrance, deodorising.
Supplier: Essentially Australia