DescriptionBotanical Name: Hyssopus decumbens
Available Sizes: 5 ml
Part of Plant: flowering plant
Major Biochemical Compounds: 1,8 Cineol, beta-Pinene, cis-beta-Ocimene
Common Uses: One of the best oils for viral infections, coughs, colds, chest congestion and bronchitis. A nice addition to blends for relieving coughs with mucous congestion.
Emotional/Psychological Uses: Uplifting, anti-depressant used for nervous exhaustion.
Blends Well With: Eucalyptus, Thyme, Rosemary, Tarragon, Marjoram, Spike and Highland Lavender
Inside Info: Traditionally used in combination with anti-spasmodic essential oils like Tarragon for asthmatic coughs.
*Avoid Hyssop 'officinalis' use only the 'decumbens' variety of Hyssop
Best Ways to Use (see 'Methods of Use'): Steam inhalant, bath and massage