Citronella Oil 100% Natural Pure Undiluted Uncut Essential OilSrcitronella1000ML
- Citronella Oil Natural
- Botanical Name: Cymbopogon nardus
- Origin: India
- Mode of Extraction: Steam Distillation
- Main Constituents: Geraniol, citronellal, limonene, citronelol, dipentene and linalool.
Clear Transparent Liquid Colorless to pale yellow liquid Pleasant citrus odor Slightly soluble in water soluble in 10 volumes of 80% alcohol As perfume, insect repellent Well closed in air tight containers away from sunlight and heat preferably in amber color glass containers. It is extracted by the process of Steam Distillation. Citronella oil is extracted by the steam distillation of finely chopped fresh, dried or part-dried grass. It is native to Sri Lanka and Java. This aromatic perennial grows about 1 meter (3 feet) high and is a popular ingredient in wax candles, as an insect repellant, and is also widely used in perfumes, soaps, skin lotions and deodorants.