Description

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Botanical Name: Cymbopogon winterianus

Size: 15 ml

Main Constituents:
Geraniol: 18 – 25%
Citronellol: 8 – 14%
Citronellal: 31 – 40%

Plant Part: Leaves

Origin: Indonesia

Processing Method: Steam Distilled

Description / Color / Consistency: A clear light yellow to brownish liquid.

Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note of medium aroma, Citronella has a well-rounded lemony scent, though it is much softer and has subtle wood tones.

Blends With: Bergamot, Orange, Cedarwood, Geranium, Lemon, Lavender and Pine.

Product Abstract: Citronella Oil is extracted from a resilient grass native to Sri Lanka and Java. It is a very aromatic perennial that grows approximately 1 meter (3 feet) in height. It is often used in combination with Cedarwood to produce pleasant-smelling patio candles and torches.

Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals, and should be avoided by those allergic to ragweed; a skin test is recommended prior to use, and contact with eyes should be avoided.

Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping) be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.