Palmarosa Essential Oil

 

Botanical Name: Cymbopogon martinii

Plant Part: Grass

Extraction Method: Steam

Origin: India

Description: This wild growing plant has long slender stems and terminal flowering tops. The grassy leaves from which the essential oil is derived is extremely fragrant.

Color: Pale Yellow

Consistency: Thin to Medium

Note: Middle

Aroma Strength: Medium to Strong

Blends well with: Geranium, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Cedarwood and floral oils.

Aromatic Scent: Palmarosa essential oil has a sweet, floral fragrance with a hint of rose.

History: Palmarosa was known as Indian Geranium Oil and used in combination with the more expensive rose oils.

Cautions: None known.