Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Pale yellow to greenish yellow liquid with Characteristic minty, rosy-like odor|
|:||Soluble in alcohol and oils. Insoluble in water|
|:||0.883 to 0.904 @ 20°C|
|:||(-30.0) – (-7.0) @ 20°C|
|:||1.461 – 1.475 @ 20°C|
Storage & Handling
|:||Store in tightly sealed, preferably full container. Protect from heat and light.|
|:||Ambient 10°C - 32°C|
|:||Supercritical CO2 Extraction|
DESCRIPTION:The geranium oil has a strong smell with a floral aroma and a hint of mint. It is extracted from the plant Pelargonium odorantissimum, of the Geraniaceae family. The oil is extracted through CO2 extraction process from the leaves and stalks of the plants.
CONSTITUENTS:It composed of various constituents that include a-pinene, myrcene, limonene, menthone, linalool, geranyl acetate, citronellol, geraniol and geranyl butyrate.
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:A middle note with a stronger aroma, essential oils from the rose geranium usually have a softer scent with a rosy floral aroma.
BLENDS WITH:This essential oil blends well with other oils such as angelica, basil, bergamot, carrot seed, cedarwood, citronella, clary sage, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lime, neroli, orange and rosemary.
USES:Known for its therapeutic properties, this geranium oil is used to help in the treatment of acne, bruises, burns, cuts, dermatitis, eczema, hemorrhoids, sore throat, tonsillitis, PMS, menopausal problems, stress and neuralgia.