Turmeric, White Essential Oil (Curcuma zedoaria)


Turmeric, White may also be referred to as White turmeric, Curcuma Zedoaria Roscoe. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the rhizome.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Earthy Fresh Green Slightly bitter Warm

  • Common Name(s): White turmeric, Curcuma Zedoaria Roscoe
  • Synonyms(s) for Curcuma zedoaria: Amomum latifolium, Amomum zedoaria, Costus luteus, Costus nigricans, Curcuma malabarica, Curcuma pallida, Curcuma raktakanta, Curcuma speciosa, Erndlia zerumbet, Roscoea lutea, Roscoea nigrociliata

  • Botanical Family: Zingiberaceae
  • Botanical Genus: Curcuma
  • Chemical Family: Ketones, Sesquiterpenes
  • Perfumery Note: Middle
  • Indigenous Country: Nepal
  • Cultivation: Unsprayed
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Rhizome
  • Shelf Life: 5-6 years
  • Ethically and sustainably sourced Ethically and sustainably sourced
  • Vegan Vegan

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