Lantana 

Botanical Name Lantana camara 
Botanical family Verbenaceae 
Origin Madagascar 
Method Complete distillation by steam distillation  
Plant part Aerial parts 
Note  
Appearance limpid liquid, mobile 
Color yellow to orange 
Odor  characteristic of davanone 
Biochemical composition of the essential oil Monoterpenes:  limonene, alpha-pinene, myrcene
Terpene esters:  bornyl acetate
Sesquiterpenes: germacrene-D
Therapeutic properties 1. Repair nervous tissue
2. Repair mucous membranes and skin tissues, and resist fungi
3. Stimulate menstruation and reduce inflammation
4. Promote wound healing
Main therapeutic indications 1. Depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, schizophrenia
2. Allergic rhinitis, itchy skin, crotch itch, sweating and herpes
3. Adhesions after gynecological surgery
4. Venous ulcers of lower limbs and wound management for diabetic patients
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