Citronella 5ml

Citronella 5ml

Regular price $ 7.00

Citronella Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Cymbopogon nardus 
Origin: Vietnam
Size: 5ml

Synonyms: Sri Lankan Citronella

Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in Sri Lanka

Composition: 100% Citronella essential oil, certified organic by USDA and EcoCert

Extraction: Water-steam distillation of Citronella leaves

Primary Constituents: Aldehydes, monoterpenols: citronellal, geraniol

Viscosity: Thin to medium

Color: Pale yellow

About: Citronella has a tart, lemony aroma with bright astringent middle-top notes. The plant is a tall grass with light green blades that are steam-distilled to create the essential oil. 

Blending Recommendations: Citronella has a lemony, tart aroma that blends well with many essential oils. The cutting citrus notes come forward in the blend, meaning that only a small amount is needed when blending for scent.

Bergamot, Cistus, Clary Sage, Eucalyptus citriodora, Rose Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lavender Spike, Lemon, Lemongrass, Sweet Marjoram, May Chang, Neroli, Palmarosa, Peppermint, Rosemary cineole, Rosemary verbenone, Sage, Sandalwood, Spearmint, Thyme, Tea Tree, Wintergreen.

Safety Information: 

  • Do not use in the first 3 months of pregnancy.
  • Always dilute.
  • Maximum Adult Dilution: 19%; 114 drops per ounce of carrier
  • Recommended Dilution: 0.5-7%; 3 – 42 drops per ounce of carrier 

Shelf Life: 4 years

Storage: Store upright, cap closed, out of direct heat and sunlight.

Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.

Further product details including essential oil chemistry profiles can be found on the Veriditas by Pranarom website