This is a gorgeous Rhododendron, sometimes referred to as Anthopogon, essential oil from Nepal. It is known for its brilliant blossoming flowers that covers hillsides from Bhutan to central Nepal, but few have encountered its fragrant and unique scent, let alone its traditional therapeutic properties. The leaves and fresh flowers, are made into a tea by Himalayan healers and drunk to promote digestive health, stimulate appetite and relieve sore throat, and other maladies. It is a common Himalayan incense herb and the essential oil can be diffused to sanctify and pacify spaces and for yoga or meditations. According to professional aromatherapist rhododendron has grounding, calming, and centering properties.
There are more than 825 species in the Genus Rhododendron. Our carefully selected and harvested R anthopogon is the only which is meant to be distilled and is 100% pure and non-toxic. Use this oil to manifest, de-stress, and eliminate unwanted vibes or energy. Respiratory aid, useful during cold and flu season. Eases muscle tissue and is great in massage oils. Use in skincare, diffusers, incense making, candle making and so much more.
- Botanical Latin Name: Rhododendron anthopogon
- Country of Origin: Nepal
- Plant Parts: Flowers and Leaves
- Cultivation Method: Wild
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
- Blends Well With: Ambrette, Bergamot, Cardamom, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Ho Wood, Jasmine, Labdanum, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Oakmoss, Osmanthus, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Indian Rosewood, Rose Otto, Sandalwood, Spikenard, Tonka Bean, Tuberose, Vetiver, Violet Leaf, Ylang Ylang