Name: Apium gravoelens L. Origin: Europe
In food flavouring
Used extensively by food manufacturers and in the spice industry for its spicy and warm note.
Celery essential oil has several medicinal properties which are valued in aromatherapy: antiseptic, anti-rheumatic, sedative, sleep promoting.
Its fragrance is also used in luxury perfumes and cosmetics (for soaps and other body products).