Spruce - Wild
This variant is currently sold out.
- Distillation Method: Steam
- Country of Origin: Canada
- Plant Part: Needles & twigs
- Latin name: Tusga canadensis
- Cultivation: Naturally grown
- Note: Top to middle
About the Oil: Spruce essential oil is steam distilled from the needles and twigs of the spruce tree. Its aroma is both calming and elevating. Traditional uses of spruce essential oil are to help muscular aches and pains, poor circulation, and rheumatism. Spruce oil has also been used to improve breathing conditions such as asthma, bronchitis, coughs, and general weakness.
The bark of the spruce tree, which contains essential oil components, is currently in the British Herbal Pharmacopoeia as indicated for diarrhea, cystitis, mucous colitis, leucorrhoea, uterine prolapse, pharyngitis, stomatitis, and gingivitis.
Aroma: Pleasing forest scent: woody, deep, mildly balsamic.
Suggestions: Excellent for yoga and meditative use.