Essential Potpourri

Potpourri is an easy way to bring the essence of fall into your home. Simply gather some of your favorite spices and herbs, place them in a bowl, and add a few drops of essential oil for an amazing aroma.

Recommended Ingredients

Orange peels
Star anise
Bay leaves
Cinnamon sticks
Vanilla beans, cut into small pieces
Cardamom seeds
Dried apple slices
Candied ginger
Whole cloves
All spice
Whole nutmeg

Tip: Pick a few of the recommended ingredients above for a simple potpourri. 

Recommended Oils:

Cinnamon Bark oil
Cassia oil
doTERRA On Guard®
Vetiver oil
Wild Orange oil
Clove oil
Ginger oil
Cardamom oil

Tip: Pick one oil or create your own blend to enhance the smell of your potpourri.  


  1. Place desired herbs and spices into a container or bowl. Mix and assemble as desired.
  2. Add 3–5 drops of essential oil on top of potpourri.

Tip: After a couple of weeks, the aroma will start to fade. Add a few more drops to revive it's scent.

Gift idea: Potpourri makes a great present to neighbors, friends, and co-workers during the holidays. Just place in a decorative box with a bottle of essential oil.

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