An evergreen woody shrub, up to 1 meter tall, with pale green, narrow, linear leaves and flowers on blunt spikes of a beautiful violet-blue color. The whole plant is highly aromatic. The oil is a colorless to pale yellow liquid with a sweet, floral herbaceous scent and balsamic-woody undertone. It blends well with most oils.
Melaleuca alternifoliate leaf-branch (Tea Tree):
A small tree or shrub (smallest of the tea tree family), with needlelike leaves similar to cypress, with heads of sessile yellow or purplish flowers. A pale yellow-green or water- white mobile liquid with a warm, fresh spicy-odor.
Melissa officinalis (Balm, Lemon):
A sweet-scented herb about 6ocm high, soft and bushy, with bright green serrated leaves, square stems and tiny white or pink flowers. A pale yellow liquid with a light, fresh lemon fragrance. It blends well with lavender, geranium, floral and citrus oils