Geranium, Egyptian

Geranium, Egyptian

Pelargonium graveolens is a perennial shrub that can stand up to 3 feet in height. The oil produced is characteristic of the flower, and is vaguely reminiscent of rose.

  • Latin Binomial; Pelargonium graveolens
  • Country of Origin; Egypt
  • Traditional Uses; Acne, bruises, broken capillaries, burns, congested skin, cuts, dermatitis, eczema, haemorrhoids, lice, oily complexion, mature skin, mosquito repellent, ringworms, ulcers, wounds, cellulitis, breast engorgement, oedema, poor circulation, sore throat, tonsillitis, menopause, PMS, nervous tension, neuralgia, stress related conditions
  • Method of Production; steam distillation of leaves and flowers
  • Note; middle
  • Safety; moderate need for dilution prior to topical application
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz