Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential OilThis page details numerous elements of information, attributes, history, benefits/uses and imagery of Blue Mallee Essential Oil.Name: Eucalyptus Blue MalleeBotanical Name: Eucalyptus polybractea
Eucalyptus Blue Mallee or Eucalyptus Polybractea leaf
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In the family of well-known traditional Eucalyptus oils and prized for it's anti-septic qualities.
Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Aroma
Has the scent of traditional Eucalyptus with a fresh pine clinical Eucalyptus.
Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Benefits
Can help with breathing and other respiratory issues, tired muscles, air fresheners and cleaners
Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Uses
It can be used in most of the traditional essential oil methods as well as household cleaning, product manufacturing, massages, air fresheners and more.
Trees can reach up to 10m and has distinctive thin, long leaves (green-grey). Greyish buds appear in clusters of 7.
Location: Found in South West NSW and upper western Victoria, this Eucalyptus thrives in semi-arid climates.
-Eucalyptus polybractea (blue mallee) is the key species used in the commercial production of pharmaceutical-grade (>70% 1,8-cineole) eucalyptus oil in Australia.
Goodger, J. Woodrow, I. (2009) The influence of ontogeny on essential oil traits when micropropagating Eucalyptus polybractea, Forest Ecology and Management, Vol.258(5), pp.650-656
-Oil yield traits were assessed in 480 mallees at two time points.•High foliar oil concentration does not always indicate high total oil yield.•Crown area is a positive predictor for oil yield but tree height is negative.
Kainer, D. Bush, D. Foley, W. Külheim, C. (2017) Assessment of a non-destructive method to predict oil yield in Eucalyptus polybractea (blue mallee), Industrial Crops & Products, Vol.102, pp.32-44
PHYSICAL PROPERTIESTESTSPECIFICATIONSpecific Gravity @ 20˚C0.906 – 0.925Refractive Index @ 20˚C1.458 – 1.470Optical rotation0.0 - +10.0 CHEMICAL PROPERTIESCONSITUENTRANGECineole84 -91%a pinenetracep-cymenetracelimonenetracealpha-pinenetracebeta-pinenetraceterpinen-4-oltracegamma-terpinenetrace For further information:http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&lvl=sp&name=Eucalyptus~polybracteaFor More Products: https://www.nativeoilsaustralia.com.au/products/