Essential Oil Characteristics
The East Indian Lemongrass essential oil has a amber or yellow liquid complexion with a fresh, lemon-grassy scent and is generally lighter than the West Indian variant.
The essential oil blends well with Basil, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Cedar Atlas, Coriander Seed, Cypress, Fennel-Sweet,Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Rosemary, Lemon, Sweet Marjoram, Orange, Tea Tree,Thyme, Vetivert, and Ylang Ylang.
Lemongrass essential oil has a thin consistency.
The Lemongrass essential oil contains up to 85% of citral, geraniol, borneol, methyl-eugenol, dipentene. Constituents may vary according to type.
The Lemongrass essential oil has a herbaceous, citrus and smoky aroma.
Perfumery Note: Top
Strength of Initial Aroma: Strong
Botanical Name and Family
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon Citratus
Family: Poaceae (Gramineae)
Synonyms: Andropogon Flexuosus, East Indian Lemongrass, Cochin Lemongrass, Native Lemongrass, British India Lemongrass, Vervaine Indienne, France Indian Verbena
Serving Size: 1 Drop
Servings Per Container: 250
Amount Per Serving: % DV*
Daily Value (DV) not established
Lemongrass Leaf/Grass: 60 mg