Therapeutic properties are antihelmintic against nematodes, antifungal & mosquito repellent. Effective insect repellent when applied to stored grain & beans.
Often an oil used in Ayurveda. It has excellent skin care properties and is also used to relieve stiff sore muscles, while calming the mind and uplifting and invigorating the spirits and clearing muddled thinking. It is a wild growing, herbaceous, green and straw colored grass with long slender stems. It has a sweet floral aroma with a hint of rose. It is often referred to as Indian Geranium or Rosha.
This oil helps to open the heart chakra and connect with the mother earth energy that in turn provides us with a sense of security and unconditional love. When we are in a state of fear our heart energy closes and we become shut down.