Nature's Gift Logo

connect with us

facebook-logo   twitter-logo   pinterest-logo linkedin-logo

click here for our

Health Care Workers


click here for our


sign up for our




Gift certificate
Wildcard SSL

Healing Body, Mind, and Spirit with Pure Essential Oils
Include articles and blogs
Blog Banner

Leptospermum scoparium, wildcrafted, steam-distilled leaves, New Zealand.


This is a powerful antibacterial oil, gentler than the melaleucas (ie, Tea Tree, etc.). Similar in action to Tea Tree, but much less medicinal in aroma, this healing oil is honey scented. Use as you would Tea Tree, for anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-viral benefits.

It is proven effective against both strep and staph infections. Testing at the University of Heidelberg show that Manuka is more effective than Tea Tree essential oil when dealing with gram positive bacteria. Both Tea Tree Oil and Manuka Oil also demonstrated a very good antimicrobial efficacy against various antibiotic-resistant staphylococcus species.

Experimental use has shown it helpful in dealing with the symptoms of chronic fatigue. I find it milder and less irritating than Tea Tree in skin care products. This has become, in our house, one of the “must have” oils.

Educator and author Madeleine Kerkhof-Knapp Hayes advises it is a "go-to" oil along with Geranium and Calophyllum for any fungal type infection, including candida and thrush. (Always at a very low dilution!)

This Manuka Oil is harvested and distilled on the East coast of New Zealand, reputed to produce the best/most effective essential oil.

Certificate of Analysis:
Batch No. NZ-LS00218
Batch No. NZ-48504
Batch No. NZ-MO164

Nature’s Gift Disclaimer: The statements made on this website have not been evaluated by the FDA (U.S. Food & Drug Administration). Our products are not intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. If a condition persists, please contact your physician or health care provider. The information provided by this website or this company is not a substitute for a face-to-face consultation with a health care provider, and should not be construed as individual medical advice. The testimonials on this website are from individuals and do not guarantee or imply the same results.

Everything you read on this website is copyrighted. If you would like to borrow our descriptions, please link back to the page from which they were borrowed.

© 2005–2018 Nature‚Äôs Gift, Inc. All rights reserved. Read our Privacy Policy here.