Neem Oil

Uncategorized

Botonical NameAzadirachta indica
Country of OriginIndia
Color & OdorLight yellow transparent liquid @22C with Characteristic of Neem fragrant odor
SolubilityInsoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
Major ConstituentsTriterpenes more specifically, limonoids such as azadirachtin, salannin, meliantriol, nimbin, nimbidin, meliantriol, deacetylazadirachtinol, salannin, salannol,3-deacetylsalannin etc.
Extraction MethodCold Pressed

DESCRIPTION
Neem Oil is taken from Neem Tree (Azadirachta Indica) that is a native of India. It is a evergreen tree of moderate height and have crescent shaped toothy leaves & large growth of white flowers. The extract is well acknowledged to be an effective & environmentally friendly source as pest inhibitor as well as in form of tonic as it has astringent, antipergative & antiseptic properties.

COMMON NAMES
Neem, Nimba.

BLENDS WITH:
Geranium, cedarwood, florals, sandalwood.

CONSTITUENTS
Azadirachtin, Nimbidinin, Nimbin, Nimbolides. Triterpenes more specifically, limonoids such as azadirachtin, salannin, meliantriol, nimbin, nimbidin, meliantriol, deacetylazadirachtinol, salannin, salannol, 3-deacetylsalannin etc.

USES
A bitter tonic, is has astringent, antipergative and antiseptic properties and is used in ulcers & eczema, skin diseases as well as in treating rheumatism.

Tagged

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *