Citronella Java Essential oil is extracted from the leaf and steam of the plant; Cymbopogon nardus, a special kind if grass tree found in Sri Lanka and Java. The oil is extracted by steam distillation process, and is a natural essential oil used in general for fragrance making in sprays. However, the plant is also an insect repellant plant, so the oil is even used for making insect repellant liquid.
Cedarwood, clary sage, eucalyptus, geranium, lavender
Citronellic acid, borneol, cironellol,geranoil
The Citrinella oil java a natural essential oil is generally used in making of soaps and perfumes. The tree because of having insect remedy, the oil is counted and used as an insect repellant liquid and cream. The aroma is a kind of lemony, the soaps of it, gives a refreshing and pleasure aroma.
|Botonical Name||Cymbopogon winterianus Jowitt|
|Country of Origin||Central Nepal|
|Color & Odor||Light yellow with Fresh & Sweet odor|
|Solubility||Soluble in 0.8 to 1.5 vol. of 80% alcohol|
|Specific Gravity||0.8820 to 0.8875 at 23Âº C|
|Optical Rotation||[-] 2Âº to [-] 4Âº at 23Âº C|
|Refractive Index||1.4750 to 1.4885 at 23Âº C|
|Flash Point||175.00 Â°F. TCC ( 79.44 Â°C. )|
|Major Constituents||Steam Distillation|
|Name||Citronella Java Essential Oil|