Zedoaria natural essential oil
Zedoaria oil is extracted by the steam distillation process from the flowers of the plant. The Zedoaria oil is well recognized and used in perfumery industries. It is known for its rich, woody and calming fragrance. The oil is also used in making of folk medicines. In history, it is believed, the oil was used as traditional medicine and Ayurvedic medicine for curing several diseases.
Bay, cedarwood, pine needle
Zederone, germacrone, iso borneol
The maximum and wide use of the oil is in the perfumery industry and flavor making. The oil is mixed with beverages and bakery stuffs for adding woody flavor and aroma. The oil is also a uterine tonic for women, it cures the menstrual pain and stomach pain. The oil also helps in regulating hormone secretion and prevents tumor formation.
|Botonical Name||Curcuma zedoaria|
|Country of Origin||Nepal|
|Color & Odor||Golden yellow viscous liquid having a warm-spicy, woody & camphoraceous cineolic odor|
|Solubility||Soluble in 80% - 90% alcohol|
|Specific Gravity||0.899 - 0.9313 @ 27Âș C|
|Optical Rotation||[-] 0.75Âș - 8Âș @ 27Âș C|
|Refractive Index||1.39 - 1.482 @ 27Âș C|
|Flash Point||germacrone-4,5-epoxide, germacrone, furanodienon|
|Name||Zedoaria Essential Oil|