The oil from the leaf is more delicate, more expensive and less often requested than the seed oil. The leaf oil contains a higher decanal level.
Category Essential Oils and Extracts
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period July - Aug
Natural Status EU Natural
Organoleptic Descriptors citrus, green, herbal, aldehydic
Common Applications tomato, foliage, algae, costus, green pepper, weedy
Appearance Pale yellow to dark yellow liquid
Optical Rotation 0.0 to +10.0
Refractive Index @20℃ 1.4450 - 1.4700
Specific Gravity @20℃ 0.845 - 0.885
Flash Point ℃ 65°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use.