Common Name: Hyssop
Botanical Name: Hyssopus officinalis L. ssp officinalis, fam. Lamiaceae (Labiatae)
Part: Flowering Tops
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Country of Origin: France
Hyssop oil has a herbal, tea-like, spicy, sweet aroma. Natural constituents include pinene, camphene, hyssopin, terpenes, sesquiterpenes, nerolidol, spathulenol, linalool, geraniol, and borneol. Hyssop oil blends well citrus, Lavender, Rosemary, Myrtle, Sage, and Cedar. Aromatherapists say that Hyssop oil can be useful for treating bruises, lack of energy, and allergies. Eases spasms causing pain in the abdomen. Facilitates digestion and helps clear gasses from intestines.