Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Pale yellow liquid @22°C with Herbaceous-tea like odor|
|:||Soluble in alcohol, insoluble in water|
|:||0.886 – 0.929 @ 20 °C|
|:||-20° – -6.0° @ 20°C|
|:||1.4580 – 1.4730 @ 20°C|
Plant Part Used
|:||Leaves and Flowers|
DESCRIPTION:Clary sage or Salvia sclarea is a biennial or short-lived herbaceous perennial in the genus Salvia. This plant is found in the region from Central Asia to the north Mediterranean. It is widely used as a vegetable and also finds application in various medicines.
CONSTITUENTS:It contains linalool, linalyl acetate, caryophyllene, a-terpineol, geraniol, neryl acetate, sclareol and germacrene D.
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:A middle note of medium aroma, Clary Sage Oil has a mild earthy, fruity and floral aroma that is also slightly nutty and herbaceous.
BLENDS WITH:It blends well with juniper, lavender, pine, geranium, sandalwood, jasmine, frankincense and other citrus oils.
COMMON NAMES:Salvia sclarea, eyebright (Euphrasia).
USES:It is mainly used as vegetable and finds it usage in various medicinal preparations. Owing to its sweet smell, it is also used for fragrances.