The oil which comes from the Eucalyptus leaves, roots, and bark has antibacterial, antiseptic, and astringent qualities. Eucalyptus also has a warming effect. It is an effective expectorant and is used in many commercial lozenges, rubs, and liquids to clear mucus from the nose, lungs and to relieve upper respiratory distress.
2 oz. (56g) bag
typically makes 25-30 cups of tea