Wintergreen

Wintergreen

Gaultheria procumbens is a very short shrub that reaches 4-6 inches in height. The oil has hot mint aroma.

  • Latin Binomial; Gaultheria procumbens
  • Country of Origin; China
  • Traditional Uses; respiratory conditions, chronic mucous discharge, joint and muscle pain, sciatica, neuralgia, myalgia, rheumatism, anti-inflammatory, diuretic, stimulant
  • Method of Production; steam distillation of the leaves
  • Perfume Note; middle
  • Safety; high need for dilution prior to topical application; not recommended for people on blood thinners; use in moderation  
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz