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Does eucalyptus oil kill headlice?

Yes. But the oil has to be worn on the head regularly. Lice hate the smell of the oil and hence will stay away from the head or even if it gets onto the head, it will die out (MORE)

How do you dye eucalyptus stems?

Eucalyptus dyes quite easily using ordinary clothing dye. The Eucalyptus must be dried out to make the dye take well. Using a deep pot, make the dye according to package direc (MORE)

What is eucalyptus tree?

The eucalyptus tree is a genus of flowering trees and shrubs in the myrtle family, Myrtaceae, common in Australia, to which it is native. There are over 700 species of Eucalyp (MORE)

How do you preserve eucalyptus?

  Eucalyptus foliage can be preserved by either of these methods. * hang upside down in a bunch in a dry area. * mix water and glycerine in equal parts and place the c (MORE)

Is Eucalyptus poisonous?

Neither eucalyptus trees nor the eucalyptus oil that can be extracted from the leaves is "poisonous". However, it does contain some toxins which can cause acute gastric proble (MORE)

What is the eucalyptus oil?

It is a very pungent oil that is distilled from the leaves and twigs of eucalyptus trees.
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Can eucalyptus kill you?

Do not drink it. Severe and potentially deadly side effects are reported with the ingestion of eucalyptus oil. These include slowing of the brain and central nervous system, d (MORE)

How do you root eucalyptus?

Take some steps from a eucalyptus, and dip the tip of it in a  rooting hormone for about 30 seconds. Place perlite in a terra  cotta planter, and then put this cutting into (MORE)

Can dogs eat eucalyptus?

Absolutely not. Never, ever feed eucalyptus to a dog. Keep all home-grown eucalyptus plants out of their reach. The plant is toxic to dogs as the chemicals can lead to vomitin (MORE)