Botanical Name – Anthemis nobilis
Also known as – Earth Apple
Aroma – Sweet, honey, herbal and apple-like
Extraction – Steam distillation
Part of Plant – Flower heads
Country of Origin – Hungary
Chemical Constituents – 2-methyl-2-butenoic acid, alkene, a-pinene
Uses – Calming and soothing. Excellent in skincare and gentle enough for children in low doses. Helps calm irritability and anxiety. Gently relaxing and supportive to the nervous system and digestion. May help improve sleep.
Organic Certificate – This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Association’s standards exceed the UK government’s minimum requirements for organic products in many areas but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.