tree, reaching sometimes the 25 mtrs. long, having
leaves and branches from the bottom until the top,
with maximum a couple of meters wide. This tree is
presumably originated in the eastern Mediterranean
countries, primarily cultivated as windbreaker on
the coasts of Spain, South France, Portugal and Italy.
essential oil is distilled from the leaves (needles)
and twigs, by steam distillation. Possible to produce
all through the year.