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code: 15350

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Latin Binomial: Pogostomon cablin
Plant Part: Aerial Part
Extraction: Absolute
Growing Practice: Ethical
Country of Origin: India
Odor Type: WOODY

Patchouli Absolute 50% with 3 year old aged patchouli essential oil to make it pourable.

Odor Characteristics: Patchouli Absolute has a rich and vibrant, intensely earthy woody odor. This blend has a green and heavy herbaceous profile.

Appearance: dark brownish green viscous liquid
BioChemical Class: Sesquiterpene, Alcohol
CAS No: 8014-09-3

About the Plant

Patchouli Absolute is produced by alcohol extraction from a dark brown Patchouli Concrete which is made by extracting the dried leaves of the patchouli shrub with hexane.

Patchouli Absolute and patchouli concrete are produced from the shade-dried leaves of Pogostemon cablin, a herbaceous perennial of the Family Labiatae that grows to about 5 ft high, and which originated in Indonesia and the Phillipines.

Perfumery: Patchouli Absolute

Aromatherapy: Not used--instead the steam distilled oil is used.

The information provided on these pages is not a substitute for necessary medical care, nor intended as medical advice. Always keep aromatic extracts tightly closed and in a cool, dark place, out of reach of children. Never ingest aromatic extracts. Always dilute aromatic extracts when applying topically and avoid areas around eyes or mucous membranes. If redness or irritation occurs, stop using immediately and contact your health provider if necessary.