Pelargonium graveolens is a shrub that is also known commonly as rose geranium. It grows to around 1.5 metres and the flowers vary from pale pink to almost white. The essential oil is extracted from the leave, stalks and flowers using steam distillation. With its uplifting rose like aroma geranium essential oil lifts the spirits and is beneficial for oily skin.
Botanical Name Pelargonium graveolens
Plant Part Leaves, stalks and flowers
Actions Uplifting, refreshing, calming, balancing and clarifying.
May Help Stress, Premenstral tension, depression, trauma
Fragrance Note Middle
Blends with Bergamot, Citrus oils, Lavender, Sandalwood, Jasmine, Rose, Juniper