Latin name: Eugenia caryoplylla.
Country or Region: Madagascar.
Growing Practice: Ecologically sensible.
Clove bud is obtained from the leaves and stems It has a Middle Light, sweet, warm, spicy, slightly fruity note.
Some traditional uses: Respiratory ailments such as asthma and bronchitis, muscle aches, sprains and strains, arthritis and rheumatism. I like this oil particularily for analgesic effects for body pain. It is one of the oils contained in Narayan Oil.
Emotional profile: Contentment, creativity, focus, happiness, self-awareness.
Constituents: Eugenol, Eugenyl acetate, Caryophyllene, Iocaryophyllene.
It blends well with lavender, bergamot, orange, vanilla, vetiver, ylang ylang and other florals.
Warnings: Avoid during pregnancy and do not use on babies or young children. Extreme care should be taken when using on the skin.