Rose Myrtle is similar to Lemon Tea Tree (Leptospermum petersonii) in size, habit, leaf shape and leaf colour, however it grows in a distinctly different environment and it is this environment which has produced a rare form of tree which contains a very different, unique, complex, yet uplifting essential oil. The botanical name is Leptospermum petersonii ‘Variety B’.
Essential Oil Aroma
A complex essential oil, with an initial uplifting lemon/lemon myrtle aroma, followed by a
fresh fruity aroma, then followed by the rose aroma. Some may detect Tea Tree or pine notes. A strong, unique, attractive, fresh, uplifting essential oil.
Modern Day Aromatherapy Uses
Use to uplift the spirits, refreshing, anti- depressive, freshen or deodorise the home or work place, calm or quiet down noisy children, quite attractive to men as well as females.