Rabbitbrush Essential Oil (Ericameria nauseosa)


Rabbitbrush may also be referred to as Chamisa, rubber rabbitbrush, and gray rabbitbrush. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the flowering plant/herb.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Astringent Coniferous Cool Earthy Exotic Herbaceous Pungent Slightly bitter Woody

  • Common Name(s): Chamisa, rubber rabbitbrush, and gray rabbitbrush
  • Synonyms(s) for Ericameria nauseosa: Bigelowia dracunculoides, Bigelowia missouriensis, Chondrophora nauseosa, Chrysocoma nauseosa, Chrysothamnus californicus, Chrysothamnus concolor, Chrysothamnus dracunculoides, Chrysothamnus frigidus, Chrysothamnus frigidus var. concolor, Chrysothamnus nauseosus

  • Botanical Family: Asteraceae
  • Botanical Genus: Ericameria
  • Chemical Family: Monoterpenes
  • Perfumery Note: Middle
  • Indigenous Country: United States
  • Cultivation: Wild Harvested
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Flowering plant/herb
  • Shelf Life: 3 years
  • Wild Harvested Wild Harvested
  • Vegan Vegan

Essential Details

Benefits & Uses

Therapeutic Benefits of Rabbitbrush:



Rabbitbrush Blends:

Balsam Copaiba

Energetic, Spiritual, and Emotional Qualities