Pelargonium var. asperum
Named after the Bourbons, who once inhabited Reunion Island, Geranium Bourbon is the essential oil to which all other geraniums are compared. It boasts a deep, rich and full spectrum aroma profile. This variety is much sought-after and produced in smaller quantities. Prized in perfumery, it is the perfect heart note for most perfumes.
Other varieties also available Rose Geranium and Geranium Essential Oils.
Aroma: Middle note
Perfume: Sweet, floral, green with friendly rose notes. Exquisite Geranium Bourbon is the most rich, full-bodied and complex of the rose-scented geraniums. The new reference by which all other geranium oils are judged.
Blends well with: everything.
Part of plant used: aerial parts
Type of extraction: steam distilled
Country of origin: Madagascar
Precautions: May cause irritation to sensitive skins. Avoid use during first trimester of pregnancy.
Packaging: recyclable blue glass bottle. Also known as Rose Geranium.
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