Sitka Spruce - Picea sitchensis

Sitka Spruce is an amazing oil. It has very strong pain killing effect and is a great decongestant. It is also known to be an effective antispasmodic.

  • Batch: STP-103
  • Distillation Date: Summer 2009
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Specifics
Country of Origin: France Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Chemical Families: Esters, Ketones, Monoterpenes Plant Parts: Needles
Cultivations: Unsprayed Botanical Families: Pinaceae
Aromas: Earthy, Piney, Woody Notes: Top/Middle

Personal Experience, Research, Possible Actions

Sitka spruce is a great choice for a deep respiratory illness that needs a strong oil to break up thick mucus and reduce aches and pains. 

Learn More

Therapeutic Properties

  • Analgesic
  • Anti-inflammatory - alleviates inflammation
  • Anti rheumatic - prevents and/or relieves rheumatic pain and swelling due to the oils rubifacient effect
  • Antispasmodic - relieves spasms and cramps
  • Antiseptic, deodorant - removes unpleasant odors
  • Decongestant - reduces nasal mucus production and swelling
  • Rubifacient - increases local blood circulation by causing minor skin irritation, vasodilation and local analgesic effect
  • Warming

Emotional and Energetic Qualities

Promotes strong self-image and identity
Emotionally vitalizing
Invites forgiveness and self-acceptance
Increases positive energy 

Recipe

Cold and Flu Diffuser Blend
10 drops Sitka Spruce
10 drops Juniper
10 drops Cypress
20 drops Ravintsara

Add 10 drops to your diffuser.

Safety

No safety issues specific to this oil.

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Picea sitchensis

Sitka Spruce

Country of Origin: France

Stock # STP-103
Date: Summer 2009
GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY ANALYSIS ( % )

Monoterpenes

α-pinene5.55
β-myrcene23.50
β-phellandrene7.55
β-pinene3.22
δ-3-carene0.90
camphene2.93
d-limonene5.44
para-cymene1.93
sabinene0.22

Sesquiterpenes

δ-cadinene0.67
γ-cadinene0.52
muurolene1.24

Monoterpenols

α-terpineol1.66
borneol0.22
citronellol0.46
linalol0.24

Ketones

camphor5.23
cryptone1.26
piperitone9.88

Esters

isobutyl butyrate4.78
isovalerate8.35
other esters2.66

Oxides

1,8-cineole1.46

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Picea sitchensis

Sitka Spruce

Country of Origin: France

Stock # STP-101
Date: Summer 2006
GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY ANALYSIS ( % )

Monoterpenes

α-pinene5.98
β-myrcene21.06
β-phellandrene7.35
β-pinene3.87
δ-3-carene0.89
camphene2.17
d-limonene4.81
para-cymene1.81
sabinene0.42

Sesquiterpenes

α-copanene0.31
γ-cadinene0.66
muurolene1.00

Monoterpenols

α-terpineol0.72

Monoterpenols (continued)

borneol0.81
citronellol0.24
linalol0.34
terpinen-4-ol0.23

Aldehydes

benzaldehyde0.25

Ketones

camphor5.57
cryptone1.43
piperitone8.58

Esters

bornyl acetate0.59
isobutyl butyrate4.51
isovalerate8.14
other esters1.97

Oxides

1,8-cineole1.60

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Picea sitchensis

Sitka Spruce

Country of Origin: France

Stock # STP-102
Date: Summer 2008
GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY ANALYSIS ( % )

Monoterpenes

α-pinene5.62
β-myrcene22.30
β-phellandrene7.85
β-pinene3.35
δ-3-carene0.90
camphene2.15
d-limonene5.01
para-cymene1.80
sabinene0.46

Sesquiterpenes

δ-cadinene0.65
γ-cadinene0.56
muurolene1.23

Monoterpenols

α-terpineol1.02
borneol0.82
citronellol0.22
linalol0.24
thuyan-4-ol0.13

Ketones

camphor5.50
cryptone1.24
piperitone9.20

Esters

isobutyl butyrate4.59
isovalerate8.12
other esters2.20

Oxides

1,8-cineole1.50

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Picea sitchensis

Sitka Spruce

Country of Origin: France

Stock # STP-104
Date: Summer 2009
GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY ANALYSIS ( % )

Monoterpenes

α-pinene5.55
β-myrcene23.50
β-phellandrene7.55
β-pinene3.22
δ-3-carene0.90
camphene2.93
d-limonene5.44
para-cymene1.93
sabinene0.22

Sesquiterpenes

δ-cadinene0.67
γ-cadinene0.52
muurolene1.24

Monoterpenols

α-terpineol1.66
borneol0.22
citronellol0.46
linalol0.24

Ketones

camphor5.23
cryptone1.26
piperitone9.88

Esters

isobutyl butyrate4.78
isovalerate8.35
other esters2.66

Oxides

1,8-cineole1.46

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Sitka Spruce - <em>Picea sitchensis</em>

Sitka Spruce - Picea sitchensis

Sitka Spruce is an amazing oil. It has very strong pain killing effect and is a great decongestant. It is also known to be an effective antispasmodic.

  • Batch: STP-103
  • Distillation Date: Summer 2009
Sizes / Prices
  • sample (1.5ml) - $6.50
  • 1/2 oz. - $40.00
  • 1 oz. - $72.00
  • 2 oz. - $128.00
  • 4 oz. - $224.00
  • 8 oz. - $384.00

Specifics

Country of Orgin: France Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Chemical Families: Esters, Ketones, Monoterpenes Plant Parts: Needles
Cultivations: Unsprayed Botanical Families: Pinaceae
Aromas: Earthy, Piney, Woody
Note: Top/Middle

Personal Experience, Research, Possible Actions

Sitka spruce is a great choice for a deep respiratory illness that needs a strong oil to break up thick mucus and reduce aches and pains. 

Learn More

Therapeutic Properties

  • Analgesic
  • Anti-inflammatory - alleviates inflammation
  • Anti rheumatic - prevents and/or relieves rheumatic pain and swelling due to the oils rubifacient effect
  • Antispasmodic - relieves spasms and cramps
  • Antiseptic, deodorant - removes unpleasant odors
  • Decongestant - reduces nasal mucus production and swelling
  • Rubifacient - increases local blood circulation by causing minor skin irritation, vasodilation and local analgesic effect
  • Warming

Emotional and Energetic Qualities

Promotes strong self-image and identity
Emotionally vitalizing
Invites forgiveness and self-acceptance
Increases positive energy 

Recipe

Cold and Flu Diffuser Blend
10 drops Sitka Spruce
10 drops Juniper
10 drops Cypress
20 drops Ravintsara

Add 10 drops to your diffuser.

Safety

No safety issues specific to this oil.