Palmarosa, which is from the Lemongrass genus, has its main origin in India. Geraniol is the main component of this oil, which is obtained by steam distillation of the grass.
Category Essential Oils and Extracts
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period Oct - May
Natural Status EU Natural
Organoleptic Descriptors sweet, citrus, grassy, citronella, geranium
Common Applications geranium, rose, bouquet, muguet lily of the valley, vetiver
Appearance Pale yellow to yellow liquid
Optical Rotation -2.0 to +3.0
Refractive Index @20℃ 1.4700 - 1.4780
Specific Gravity @20℃ 0.878 - 0.892
Flash Point ℃ 100°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use.