Country of Origin: New Zealand
Botanical name: Kunzea ericoides
Common name: Kanuka
Plant part: Leaves and stems
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Common uses: Kanuka has traditionally been used to help relieve muscular aches and pain. It has also been known to relive symptoms of cold and flu when used in steam inhalation.
Strength of aroma: Medium
Aromatic scent: Sweet, minty, herbaceous aroma.
Caution: No known toxicity.
Avoid during pregnancy