Juniper, Rocky Mountain (Juniperus scopulorum) Essential Oil

  • Juniper, Rocky Mountain (Juniperus scopulorum) Essential Oil

Juniper, Rocky Mountain (Juniperus scopulorum) Essential Oil


Growing wildly, high in the Arizona desert on the Mogollon Rim at a 7,000+ elevation, this unique juniper berry is gathered with special permission by our master distiller. Also known as Weeping Juniper, it has soft branches that hang down. This Rocky Mountain essence is warm and fresh with subtle camphor and citrus notes. This sweet, warm desert jewel is cleansing and elevating. Use a few drops in your diffuser to create a majestic feeling of peace.

Antirheumatic, antiarthritic, and analgesic this Juniper essential oil increases circulation and brings relief to cramps. It's an excellent choice to dilute and apply topically for joint pain and stiffness. This Juniper oil brings healing and toning to the skin. Rocky mountain juniper essential oil is known as the kidney friendly juniper because it contains only trace amount of sabinenes, the chemical that makes common Juniper Berry (Juniperus communis) oil toxic to the kidneys with consistent use.

Juniper essential oil is used in perfumery for it's sweet fresh notes and as a scent modifier in pine, spice and citrus fragrances. Juniper is used in amber perfumes, fougere, chypre and after-shave and cologne. Labdanum and oak moss are great fixatives for juniper berry oil. Rocky Mountain Juniper Berry blends wonderfully with fir, cypress, balsam, clary sage, lovage and benzoin.

Good Morning Diffuser Blend:

2 drops Juniper

2 drops Bergamot

2 drops Geranium

  • Botanical Name: Juniperus Scopulorum  
  • Aroma : Fresh, Light Citrus, Herbaceous, Soft 
  • Country of Origin: United States, Arizona 
  • Plant Parts: Berries 
  • Cultivation Method: Wild 
  • Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled