Roman Chamomile Essential Oil

  • Botanical Name: Anthemis nobilis
  • Alternative Names: English Chamomile, Ground Apple, Whig Plant
  • Botanical Family: Asteraceae
  • Primary Constituent: Isobutyl angelate
  • Other Main Constituents: Isoamyl angelate
  • Distillation Method: Steam Distillation
  • Plant Part: Flower

The uses of aromatherapy in women’s health

Tillett J, Ames D The Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 2010 ABSTRACT: Aromatherapy is the practice of therapeutic use of essential plant-based oils. Essential oils and aromatherapy have been used in the care of women for centuries. The published research has used small samples and often combines other complementary therapies with aromatherapy; however, the… Read more »

Essential oils and their compositions as spatial repellents for pestiferous social wasps

Zhang QH, Schnidmiller RG, Hoover DR Pest Management Science, 2013 ABSTRACT: BACKGROUND: The study objectives were: (1) to field test potential repellency of common essential oils against several pestiferous social wasps (Hymenoptera: Vespidae), using attractant-baited traps; (2) to identify vespid antennally active compounds from the repellent essential oils; (3) to determine potential repellency of these… Read more »