Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Pale amber to greenish liquid @22C with Herbaceous odor|
|:||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|:||0.860 - 0.890 @ 30°C|
|:||-45° to -15° @ 25°C|
|:||1.475 - 1.495 @ 20°C|
|:||heptane, octane, isovaleraldehyde, nonanol, ethyl pinene, camphene, b-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, limonene, b-phellandrene and 1,8-cineole by GLC analysis|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:With having up to ¾ feet length, perennial herb like ginger is basically tube shaped thick rhizome of a medicinal plant. Its rhizome is cut into pieces and is used to obtain and distil oil by applying extreme heat.
CONSTITUENTS:As per GLC analysis report, Ginger Oil contains compounds like 1,8-cineole, ar-curcumene (20%), Zingiberene (40%), ethyl pinene, sabinene, b-phellandrene, nonanol, heptane, myrcene, isovaleraldehyde, octane, limonene, b-pinene and camphene,
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:The middle note fragrance of this essential oil reminds about refreshing smell of garden fresh ginger.
BLENDS WITH:Ginger essential oil can be easily blended with bergamot, rosewood, sandalwood, frankincense, rose, patchouli, coriander, neroli, lime, vetiver, orange and cedar wood.
COMMON NAMES:This scented oil is also referred as Jamaica Ginger oil.
USES:Apart from its applications in aromatherapy, Ginger Oil is used to treat nausea that includes morning sickness and motion sickness; coughs, flue, common cold and rheumatism. The warm smell of this oil helps to relieve joint stiffness, pain, spasm and muscular cramps.