Artemisia oil is extracted from Artemisia absinthium belongs to Asteraceae (Compositae) family, an herbaceous plant, perennial plant with fibrous roots. It is widely cultivated in Canada and the Northern States. It is naturalized in some areas away from its native range, including much of North America and Kashmir Valley of India.
It is also known as Green ginger, armoise, wormwood and absinthium.
Artemisia oil is extracted from leaves, twigs and flowering tops of Artemisia plants by steam distillation methods.
The main components of artemisia oil are α-thujone, β-thujone, sabinene, myrcene, trans-sabinol, trans- sabinyl acetate, and linalyl acetate and geranyl propionate.
7 health and medicinal Benefits and Uses:
Ans. Yes, Green ginger, armoise, wormwood and absinthium are the common name of Artemisia.
Ans. Artemisia vulgaris.
Ans. Artemisia helps to treat loss of appetite, indigestion, fever, liver disease, improve sexual desire, and to use topically for wounds andinsect bites.
Ans. It is used to treat many digestion problems such as loss of appetite, upset stomach, gall bladder disease, and intestinal spasms. It is also used to treat fever, liver disease, depression, muscle pain, memory loss and worm infections
Ans. The main components of artemisia oil are α-thujone, β-thujone, sabinene, myrcene, trans-sabinol, trans- sabinyl acetate, and linalyl acetate and geranyl propionate.