Citronella Essential Oil - India (Cymbopogon winterianus)


Citronella - India may also be referred to as Citronella, Citronella Grass, Cymbopogon grass. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the grass.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Citrus Fresh Lemony Medicinal Slightly sweet Strong

  • Common Name(s): Citronella, Citronella Grass, Cymbopogon grass
  • Botanical Family: Poaceae
  • Botanical Genus: Cymbopogon
  • Chemical Family: Aldehydes, Monoterpenols
  • Perfumery Note: Middle
  • Indigenous Country: India
  • Cultivation: Wild Harvested
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Grass
  • Shelf Life: 3 - 4 years
  • Vegan Vegan

Essential Details

Energetic, Spiritual, and Emotional Qualities


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