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Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Pale amber to greenish liquid @22°C with Herbaceous odor|
|:||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|:||0.860 – 0.890 @ 30°C|
|:||-45° to -15°|
|:||1.475 – 1.495 @ 20°C|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:This oil is extracted from ginger, which is a rhizome of Zingiber officinale plant. It is a tuber and can be consumed wholly as a delicacy and also used as medicine or spice.
CONSTITUENTS:It contains a-pinene, camphene, b-pinene, 1,8-cineole, linalool, borneol, y-terpineol, nerol geranial, geranyl acetate, neral, geraniol, b-bisabolene and zingiberene.
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:A middle note with a medium aroma, this Essential Oil is reminiscent of fresh ginger.
BLENDS WITH:It can easily blend with bergamot, frankincense, sandalwood, neroli, rose, and ylang-ylang.
COMMON NAMES:Root Ginger .
USES:Ginger is used as delicacy and as spice in various food preparations. The oil of ginger has some therapeutic properties and finds application in various herbal medicines.