St. John's Wort Essential Oil (Hypericum perforatum)


St. John's Wort may also be referred to as goatweed or Klamath weed. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the flowers.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Balsamic Earthy Herbaceous Warm

  • Common Name(s): goatweed or Klamath weed
  • Botanical Family: Hypericaceae
  • Botanical Genus: Hypericum
  • Chemical Family: Monoterpenes, Sesquiterpenols
  • Perfumery Note: Middle
  • Indigenous Country: France
  • Cultivation: Distiller is Certified Organic
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Flowers
  • Shelf Life: 4 -5 years
  • Ethically and sustainably sourced Ethically and sustainably sourced
  • Organic Organic
  • Vegan Vegan

Essential Details

Energetic, Spiritual, and Emotional Qualities


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