Hyssop is a perennial plant from the family of Laminacea, or mint family. Hyssop plant is about 60 cm (2 feet) high and very attractive to bees. It has a hairy, woody stem, small lance-shaped green leaves and purple-blue flowers.
Uses & Benefits:
Used in aromatherapy for various purpose.
Provides relief against bronchial spasms & thus helpful for asthma attacks.
It is easing sore throats caused by sinus issues.
It can also have a calming effect on patients who suffer from anxiety and nervousness.
Hyssop Essential Oil Specification:
Botanical Name: Hyssopus officinalis L.
Common name: Azob, Hisopo
Mode of Extraction: Steam distilled
Parts Used: Flowers
Note Classification: Top
Appearance: Pale yellow to yellow liquid
Organoleptic Properties: Sweetly medicinal scent
Refractive Index at 20 °C: 1.4810 – 1.4890
Specific Gravity at 20 °C: 0.930 – 0.945
Solubility: Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
Storage: Well closed in air tight containers away from sunlight and heat preferably in amber color glass containers
Blends With: Eucalyptus, Ravensara, Niaouli, Cajeput and Myrtle