EssentialOilsLife - Cardamom - 5 ml
Botanical Name - Elettaria cardamomum * Plant Part: Seeds * Extraction Method: Steam Distilled * Origin: India * Description: A perennial, reed-like herb, cardamom grows wild and is cultivated in India and Sri Lanka. It grows up to 13 feet and has long, green silky blades, small yellowy flowers, with a violet tip and a large fleshy rhizome, similar to ginger. Oblong gray fruits follow the flowers, each containing many seeds. * Color: Colorless to very pale yellow clear liquid. * History: Cardamom was well known in ancient times. The Egyptians used it in perfumes and incense and chewed it to whiten their teeth. The Romans used it for their stomachs when they over-indulged. The Arabs used it ground in their coffee. It is an important ingredient in Asian cooking. * Consistency: Light * Note: Top * Strength of Aroma: Strong * Blends well with: Rose, Orange, Bergamot, Cinnamon Bark, Clove Bud, Caraway and Cedarwood.
100% Pure - No Additives Simply Earth's Cardamom Essential Oil is 100% Pure - Non-Toxic - No Additives - Unfiltered and Undiluted with No Fillers. We guarantee it. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed Here at Simply Earth we stand behind our Cardamom Essential Oil, so if you aren't 100% satisfied for any purpose, we will give you a 100% refund. Info About the Product Main Constituents: 1,8-Cineole: 38.2%; Terpinyl acetate: 43.8% Botanical Name: Elettaria cardamomum Origin: India Extraction Method: Steam Distillation Plant Part: Seed Note: Middle Family: Zingiberaceae Blends Well With: Cedarwood, Frankincense, Orange, Neroli, Rose, and Ylang Ylang Aroma: Sweet, spicy, and warming Consistency: Thin Color: Clear
A close relative to Ginger, Cardamom is known as an expensive cooking spice and for being beneficial to the digestive system in a variety of ways. Cardamom is commonly used to help soothe occasional stomach discomfort.* Its distinct scent can promote a positive mood. Cardamom also has profound effects on the respiratory system due to its high 1,8-cineole content, which promotes clear breathing and respiratory health.* Native to Southeast Asia, Cardamom is added to traditional Indian sweets and teas for its cool, minty aroma and flavor. doTERRA Cardamom essential oil is extracted from Cardamom seeds grown in Guatemala, using our strict CPTG® testing standards. Through a collaborative and responsible sourcing arrangement, we are able to have a significant impact on the lives of local partners, ensuring that these farming communities enjoy improved livelihoods. Use internally as part of a daily health regimen to support healthy gastrointestinal function.* Diffuse or apply topically to promote feelings of clear breathing. Add to bread, smoothies, meats, and salads to enhance food flavor and aid digestion.* Diffuse or inhale for a sense of openness and mental clarity.