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Monarda Essential Oil

Monarda fistulosa
Anti-bacterial - Anti-fungal - Anti-viral
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Monarda Monarda fistulosa (2150 – 3ml)

Monarda (also known as Bee Balm and, curiously, Wild Bergamot) is a Lamiaceae which grows wild in much of North America where it is also used as an ornamental garden plant.

The essential oil is notable for having 89% geraniol with the next most abundant element being linalool (1.7%). This is similar to Palmarosa.

It is considered a powerful broad spectrum anti-bacterial with effective anti-fungal and antiviral properties. It can be useful for inhalation in the winter season, and also skin infections. The fragrance is unsurprisingly related to Thyme geraniol, but the oil is less costly.

See also
How to Use Essential Oils, and Safe Use of Essential Oils.

This is a pure therapeutic-quality aromatherapy essential oil from France, and is obtained from the whole plant.

About Monarda

Technical Documents
  • Botanical name: Monarda fistulosa
  • Plant family: Lamiaceae
  • Production: Distilled
  • Cultivation: Conventional cultivation (unaltered & analysed)
  • Country of origin: France
  • Part of plant: Plant
  • Major compounds: Geraniol, Linalool
  • Item no: 2150

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