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Size: 10ml
Scientific Name
Cymbopogen nardus
Country Of Origin Ceylon
Synonyms Andropogen nardus, Sri Lanka citronella, Lenabatu citronella
Plant Family Poaceae ( Gramineae)
Plant Parts Used Cut grass
Extraction Method Steam distillation
Physical Characteristics Yellowy-brown mobile liquid
Dominant Note(s) Top
Aroma Slightly sweet and lemony
Main Constituents:    Mainly geraniol (up to 45% in Java oil), citronellal (up to 50% in Java oil) with geranyl acetate, limonene and camphene among others. The Sri Lanka variety contains more monoterpene hydrocarbons.
Blends With:    Bergamot, Cajuput, Eucalyptus, Geranium, lavender, Neroli, peppermint, Petitgrain, Sage, Ylang Ylang
Safety Precautions:    Non-toxic, non-irritant, may cause dermatitis in sensitive individuals. Avoid during pregnancy



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