Patchouli

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Patchouli

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Patchouli (Pogostemon cablin, Lamiaceae) is the source of patchouli oil, which is distilled from the dried leaves and young shoots. Patchouli oil is used in aromatherapy. In traditional Chinese medicine the dried aerial part is known as Guang Huo Xiang.

Homoeopathy.

Patchouli oil has been used in homoeopathic medicines.
Published May 08, 2019.