Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||yellowish to brownish yellow viscous liquid with rich sweet woody almost balsamic odor|
|:||Soluble in alcohol & oil, insoluble in water.|
|:||0.930 – 0.938 @ 20°C|
|:||(+34) – (+54) @ 20°C|
|:||1.508 – 1.510 @ 20°C|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:This oil is extracted from Cedar tree. Also called as Cedrus, it is a genus of coniferous trees in the plant family Pinaceae. These trees are native to the mountains of western Himalayas and the Mediterranean region, found at altitudes of 1,500–3,200 m in Himalayas and 1,000–2,200 m in Mediterranean.
CONSTITUENTS:This oil contains a-cedrene, b-cedrene, thujopsene, other sesquiterpenes, cedrol and widdrol.
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:A middle note of strong aroma, this oil has a dry woody, slightly camphoraceous and smoky scent.
BLENDS WITH:It can easily mix with benzoin, bergamot, cinnamon, cypress, frankincense, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon, neroli, rose and rosemary.
COMMON NAMES:Cedrus, Virginian red, Eastern red
USES:This essential oil finds application in products that require resistance to weather, such as shakes and shingle.