How to Extract Essential Pine Tree Oil. I did this with needles from our Christmas tree when it was done....smelled amazing, and worked great. I can't wait to use it to make christmas candles! Although with something like pine needles, I wouldn't recommend using it for anything that would be used for skin. Very potent stuff!
pine trees-Use: The needles can be eaten year-round. The young shoots can be eaten as candy when stripped of the needles, peeled, boiled until tender, and then simmered for 20-30 minutes in a sugary syrup....pine cones-Use: Pine nuts can be eaten raw or baked into a casserole.