Citronella oil, commonly known as Citronella essential oil is known for having a well rounded lemon citrus scent having a subtle woody aroma. Its botanical name is Cymbopogon Winterianus. This essential oil is extracted from leaves of the plant through a steam distilled process. In the real way, citronella essential oil is extracted from a resilient grass or Cymbopogon nardus that grows in Sri Lanka and Java. Citronella oil helps to clear the mind and has a general toning and tonic effect on the body. It is helpful with colds, flu and minor infections and also has deodorizing qualities.