This aromatic shrub is a hybrid species that was developed from crossing Pelargonium Capitatum with Pelargonium Radens to produce a sublime rose-fragrance and is cultivated extensively world-wide for its distinctive smell. It has upright stems with fleshy leaves that are rich in aromatic compounds and clusters of lilac-pinkish flowers.
100% Rose GERANIUM Essential Oil
Latin Name: Pelagonium Graveolens
Common Indigenous Names: Rose Geranium (English), Wildemalva (Afrikaans)
Uses: It is used mainly for its fragrant smell, however it is widely used as a calming oil to aid relaxation and help to relieve stress and anxiety.
Quirky Indigenous Uses:
A mood elevator
Used for calming & relaxation