Kapoor Kacheri Essential Oil (Hedychium spicatum)


Kapoor Kacheri may also be referred to as Spiked Ginger Lily, Kapur Kachli, Kapur Kachri, Perfume Ginger. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the rhizome or roots.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Balsamic Bitter Camphoraceous Cool Earthy Fresh Resinous Woody

  • Common Name(s): Spiked Ginger Lily, Kapur Kachli, Kapur Kachri, Perfume Ginger
  • Synonyms(s) for Hedychium spicatum: Gandasulium sieboldii, Gandasulium spicatum, Hedychium acuminatum, Hedychium album, Hedychium sieboldii, Hedychium spicatum var. acuminatum, Hedychium spicatum var. khasianum, Hedychium spicatum var. trilobum, Hedychium tavoyanum, Hedychium trilobum

  • Botanical Family: Zingiberaceae
  • Botanical Genus: Hedychium
  • Chemical Family: Ketones, Oxides
  • Perfumery Note: Middle
  • Indigenous Country: India
  • Cultivation: Unsprayed
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Rhizome or Roots
  • Shelf Life: 5 - 6 years
  • Vegan Vegan

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