Snakeweed Essential Oil (Gutierrezia arizonica)


Snakeweed may also be referred to as Arizona snakeweed. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the leaves.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Fresh Herbaceous Piney Resinous Slightly sweet Woody

  • Common Name(s): Arizona snakeweed
  • Synonyms(s) for Gutierrezia arizonica: Greenella arizonica, Xanthocephalum arizonicum

  • Botanical Family: Asteraceae
  • Botanical Genus: Gutierrezia
  • Chemical Family: Esters, Monoterpenes
  • Perfumery Note: Top/Middle
  • Indigenous Country: United States : Arizona
  • Cultivation: Wild Harvested
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Leaves
  • Shelf Life: 4 years
  • Wild Harvested Wild Harvested
  • Vegan Vegan