It is one of the well-known medicinal plant in traditional medicine. In India, L. Camera is popularly known as Haladi-Kunu. It is commonly known as wild sage, is a flowering shrub native of tropical America. Different parts of the plant are used in folklore remedies and traditional systems of medicine for the treatment of various ailments. The extract of L.camera leaves exhibits antibacterial property 5. Traditionally L.camera oil and extract are used in herbal medicine for the treatment of various human diseases such as itches, asthma, tetanus, and rheumatism
Blends with: Citrus oils
Constituents:trimethyl-1,6,10-dodecatriene (28.86%), beta-caryophyllene (12.28%), zingiberene (7.63%), gamma-curcumene (7.50%) and alpha-humulene
- It is used for treating malaria, cancer, asthma, ulcer, eczema, etc.
- It is also used as a flavoring agent in perfumes.