A rare 2012 Vintage steam distilled Spikenard Essential oil from wild collected roots of Nardostachys jatamansi gathered and processed in Nepal. Wild Spikenard root is sourced high in the Nepalese mountainside from regions that can be very difficult to traverse. This oil has been bottled and stored in Miron glass, preserving much of it's characteristic blue green color and over the years developing a deeper fragrant earthy bouquet. Spikenard oil only gets better as it ages! Due to aging, our 2012 Vintage Spikenard oil has a slightly more viscous consistency. Spikenard is an incredibly soothing oil for the body and mind in many ways. A sacred ingredient frequently found in relaxation and sleep aromatherapy and also in body and skincare.
Spikenard oil, sometimes called nard or muskroot, is a deep, rich, full bodied base note for perfumery. Small amounts can have profound effects on your formulations. It's rooty earthy aroma is very unique yet surprisingly harmonizes with many other oils. Utilize this 2012 Vintage Spikenard to fashion luxurious perfumes of many varieties including floral, woody, animalic and more.
- Botanical Latin Name: Nardostachys jatamansi
- Country of Origin: Nepal
- Plant Parts: Roots
- Cultivation Method: Wildcrafted
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
- Blends Well With: Rose, Chamomile, Cedarwood, Jasmine, Vetiver, Frankincense, Myrrh, Lavender, Patchouli, Labdanum, Oakmoss, Sandalwood, Pine, Vanilla