A rare steam distillation of the twigs, leaves and fruit of organically grown Kaffir Lime bush from Indonesia. This bright zesty citrus is remarkably exotic and refreshing, it is delightful for the mind and very uplifting. Combava Petitgrain essential oil pops with intoxicating lemony lime notes layered over bright green woodiness. Popular among natural perfumers as a fresh burst of citrus to enliven formulations.
Combava Petitgrain can contain up to 80% citronellal, a chemical component that has antioxidant and antiseptic qualities and is often used to repel insects making this essential oil quite beneficial in addition to its beautiful aromatics.
- Botanical Name: Citrus hystrix
- Aroma: Crisp tangy citrus over fresh green woody base
- Country of Origin: Indonesia
- Plant Parts: Twigs, Leaves and Fruit
- Cultivation Method: Organic
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
- Blends Well With: Chamomile, Blue Tansy, Bergamot, Cardamom, Spruce, Juniper, Patchouli, Palmarosa, Rose Otto, Ylang Ylang