Eucalyptus is an evergreen tree native to Australia. The leaves contain eucalyptol, a common flavoring ingredient in commercial mouthwash, cough drops and vaporizer fluids. Many cultures around the world use Eucalyptus leaves to soothe colds and coughs, relax and to repel insects. Eucalyptus leaves are potent anti-oxidants and have many health benefits. Fresh eucalyptus leaves cannot be consumed by dried eucalyptus leaves can be made into tea or can be steeped and steam inhaled to relieve cold symptoms.
- BOTANICAL NAME: Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
- FORM: Cut & Sifted
- ORIGIN: Portugal
- PLANT PART: Leaf