Botanical Name: Melaleuca Leucodendron
Cajuput draws its name from its Indonesian name – Kayu putih – which means white wood. Botanically, it is known as Melaleuca Leucodendron or Melaleuca cajeputi. The leaves are subjected to distillation process by manufacturers to obtain the volatile cajuput essential oil which possesses a camphorous aroma. Cajuput essential oil is beneficial for asthma, cold, sinusitis, sore throat and laryngitis. Cajuput essential oil, also known by other names such as white tea tree essential oil and swamp tea tree essential oil, is also useful in cases of rheumatism, arthritis and muscular pains. To know more about cajuput essential oil, contact essential oil suppliers and exporters.