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Geranium Essential Oil - Brisbane Australia


Botanical Name:                   Pelargonium graveolens

Synonym:                              Pelargonium odorantissimum, P.ororatissimum

Botanical Family:                  Geraniaceae

Country of Origin:                South Africa, Spain, Morocco, Egypt, Italy

Plant Part:                              Leaves and flowers

Extraction Method:               Steam distillation

Characteristics:                    Floral, sweet, heavy, tangy

Analgesic, anticoagulant, antidepressant, antiseptic, astringent, cicatrizant, cytophylactic, diuretic, deodorant, maemostatic, hypoglycemiant, insecticide, styptic, tonic, vasoconstrictor, vulnerary.

Chemical Constituents:      
α-pinene, myrcene, limonene, menthone, acetate, citronellol, geraniol, geranyl butyrate




Mind & Spirit:           


  • Relieves anxiety and depression
  • Uplifting
  • Balances the nervous system
  • Energising and yet relaxing.




  • Regulates the hormonal system
  • Good for wounds, bruises, eczema, burns, acne, broken veins and mature dry skin
  • Clears the body of toxins
  • Guards against fluid retention and swollen ankles
  • Treats PMS and menopausal symptoms
  • Maintains homeostasis of the body


Contraindications:                Nil

Note:                                     Middle

Odour Intensity:                    6

Blends well with:                 
Basil, Bay, bergamot, cedarwood, clary sage, frankincense, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, lime, neroli, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, rosemary, rosewood, sandalwood, ylang ylang



For centuries geranium has been planted around homes to keep evil spirits at bay.  It has been regarded as a great healing plant, used for wounds, tumours, cholera and fractures.  Geranium is a fragrance often used in soaps and perfumes.

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