Clove Bud

Clove Bud


Size: 10ml
Scientific Name: 
   Eugenia caryophyllata

Country of Origin:    Madagascar

Synonyms:    Eugenia aromatica, E. Caryophyllata, E. Caryophyllus

Plant Family:    Myrtaceae

Plant Parts Used:    Tree/Bud

Extraction Method:    Distillation

Physical Characteristics:    Pale yellow liquid

Dominant Note(s):    Base

Aroma:    Strong, spicy and penetrating

Main Constituents:    60-90% eugenol, eugenyl acetate, caryophyllene and other minor constituents

Blends With:    Basil, Benzoin, Black Pepper, Cinnamon, Citronella, Grapefruit, Lemon, Nutmeg, Orange, Peppermint and Rosemary

Safety Precautions:    Clove bud is the least toxic of all 3 clove oils (bud,leaf,stem). Can cause mucous membrane irritation and dermatitis. Use in moderation only in low dilution (less than 1%)

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