The go-to essential oil for its mosquito repelling properties. Citronella essential oil has a crisp, fresh, lemony aroma with a grassy undertone that can be enjoyed by humans especially when blended with sweet citrus essential oils but disliked by bugs and germs. So feel free blend with your lotions, carrier oils and cleaning blends to keep those unwanted bugs away!
- Country of Origin: Indonesia
- Plant Part: grass
- Extraction Method: steam distillation
- Chemical Families: Monoterpenols, Aldehydes
- Aroma: fresh, sharp, sweet, woodsy, lemony with grassy undertone (middle-top note)