Eucalyptus Oil (Eucalyptus globulus)
The blue gum eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus) is an evergreen tree of the Myrtaceae plant family. It can grow up to 80 m tall.
It is native to Australia and Tasmania, but approximately half of the world’s plantations are currently in Spain and Portugal. It is also grown in Russia and China.
Eucalyptus oil is obtained from the leaves and twigs of the tree by steam distillation.
It is a colorless to pale yellow liquid with a strong camphoraceous,