Dill is an annual plant (or biennial) with umbels of yellow flowers and feathery leaves. Dill seed oil is mainly distilled in Europe but dill weed oil is more often produced in the USA. The oil has a warm and fresh, spicy odour.
Category Essential Oils and Extracts
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period No data available
Natural Status EU Natural
Organoleptic Descriptors spicy, fresh, warm, light, caraway, carawa
Common Applications herbal, spice, cucumber, caraway, dill
Appearance Pale yellow to orange
Optical Rotation +60.0 to +85.0
Refractive Index @20℃ 1.4800 - 1.4900
Specific Gravity @20℃ 0.890 - 0.925
Flash Point ℃ 48°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use.