Essential Oil Characteristics
The Palmarosa essential oil has a pale olive or yellow liquid complexion with a floral, sweet, rosy-geranium-like odor.
The essential oil blends well with geranium, cananga, rosewood, oakmoss, amyris, guaiacwood, sandalwood, cedarwood and floral oils.
Palmarosa essential oil has a thin consistency.
Palmarosa essential oil contains mainly geraniol and also geranyl acetate, farnesol, citronellol, methylheptenone, dipentene, citral and limonene, among others. The cultivated Palmarosa are considered superior quality.
The Palmarosa essential oil has a floral and herbaceous aroma – similar to fresh cut vegetables.
Perfumery Note: Middle/Top
Strength of Initial Aroma: Medium
Botanical Name and Family
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon Martinii var. Martinii
Synonyms: Andropogon Martinii, A. Martinii var. Motia, East Indian Geranium, Indian Rosha, Turkish Geranium, Motia
Serving Size: 1 Drop
Servings Per Container: 250
Amount Per Serving: % DV*
Daily Value (DV) not established
Palmarosa Leaf/Stalk/Flower Head (Grass): 60 mg