Botanical Name: Apium graveolens
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Parts Used: Seeds
Odor: Sweet, warm, earthy spice
Country of Origin: India, Hungary, and USA
Use: Celery has an affinity with the digestive system.
Properties: Antirheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, galactagogue, hepatic, nervine, sedative, stomachic, tonic
Blends Well With: Black pepper, coriander, ginger, lavender, lovage, oakmoss, opopanax, pine, tea tree
Celery plant is extremely popular in the Indian sub-continent. Having the appearance of a pale yellow colour, this plant grows with a smooth stem and stem and soft leaves sporting white flowers. It has shiny segmented, dark-green leaves containing toothed leaflets. The celery has been cultivated as a garden vegetable in areas with a temperate climate for a very long time. The types of soils ideal for the celery is a rich moist soil, the plant also grows well at sites with good exposure to sunlight or sites with semi shade, and however, the plant grows best under some shade in the summer months.
Celery seed essential oil has a lot of wonderful medicinal uses and a few emotional uses. I really like the way celery seed smells â€“ sweet and crisp. Iâ€™ve diffused celery seed and enjoy the aroma. It always creates a nice, relaxing environment.
The oil provides relief from altitude sickness, glue ear, stomach cancer and also been found to have a regenerative effect on the lover. The commercial use of celery seed oil is a fizative, as an important ingredient in perfumes, in medicine and in flavoring of different types of foods, such as meats, sausages, canned soups, sauces, celery tonics and medicinal preparations.
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.)