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About Palmarosa

INCI name
CYMBOPOGON MARTINI OIL
Essential oil name
Palmarosa Essential Oil
Origin
Nepal
Part used
Aerial part
Extraction method
Steam distillation
Production
Between 1 and 10 ML of palmarosa essential oil with 1 KG of plant*
* Faucon, M. Traité d’aromathérapie scientifique et médicale : fondements & aide à la prescription. (Sang de la terre, 2015).

About the plant

Common names
PALMAROSA
Latin name
Cymbopogon martinii
Botanical family
Poaceae
Plant detail
Palmarosa is a perennial herb standing 3 meters height and belongs to the same lemongrass family. The native origin of Palmarosa is from India. This plant grows up in India, Vietnam or Guatemala. The perfume looks like rose perfume and the essential oil is rich in geraniol.
Native region
India

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