Citronnella - essential oil - organic
  • Citronnella - essential oil - organic
  • Citronnella - essential oil - organic

Citronnella - essential oil - organic


Organic citronella is an ideal essential oil for repelling mosquitoes and healing insect bites. It acts as an atmospheric antiseptic and antibacterial. Acts as an anti-inflammatory, relieving joint pain and rheumatism. It also combats perspiration.

Contenance: 10 ml
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Citronnella - essential oil - organic


Origin : Indonesia

Distilled part : herbs

Main components : Geraniol, citronellal, citronellol


About the plant :

Java citronella is a tropical herbaceous plant from southern India, belonging to the Poaceae family. Also known as Indian verbena or lemon grass, it has remarkable aromatic qualities. Widely used in cooking, freshly sliced stems give a lemony flavour to dishes from South-East Asia.


At Arôma'plantes :

We use the Citronnella Essential oil in our Parfum d'ambiance Nuit tranquille.



For your information :

Here are a few properties of Lemon essential oil:

  • Citronnella is an aerial antiseptic.
  • It will be ideal for purifying and cleaning the air of microbes and pollution.
  • It will be useful for keeping mosquitoes away and for healing bites.
  • It is anti-transpirant.


All properties described here are from the bibliography and are provided for information purposes and should not be interpreted as medical prescriptions.


Arôma'plantes advice :

It is a perfect essential oil to protect against mosquitoes and to soothe a bite. It can be diffused around you, on a piece of jewellery, a piece of clothing or in an electric diffuser.It will be even more effective combined with other repellent essential oils such as Geranium essential oil.

Tip from the Arôma'plantes team.


Safety precaution:

Product from organic farming certified by FR BIO 10 - Agriculture hors UE

Essential oil for food use

Therapeutic use of essential oils on medical advice .

Based on the bibliography :

Ma bible des huiles essentielles, Danièle Festy
Les propriétés physiques et psychiques des huiles essentielles, Dr Paul Dupont
Huiles essentielles chémotypées, A. Zhiri, D. Baudoux, M.L. Breda


Specific References


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