History:

The Citronella plant has been used in India, indonesia and Srilanka from ages.Indigenous people were using the plant to treat minor cuts 

Details:

Botanical Name : Cymbopogon winterianus

Family : Lamiaceae

Country of Origin  :  Indonesia

Extraction Method  : Steam Distilled

Plant Part Used  : Leaves 

Note  : Mid note 

Aroma : Citrus,woody, Herbal ,strong

Color : Clear to Pale yellow

Blends well With :  Geranium, , Lavender, , Orange,Cantip,Basil,Peppermint

Shelf Life : 4 – 5 Years

 

Safety

  • For topical application don’t use directly on skin, dilute with a carrier oil
  • Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs
  • Add 4-5 drops for Diffusing
  • Don’t ingest
  • Keep out of reach of children , Avoid using if pregnant or nursing

 

References:

  • Essential oil safety ( Tisserand and young ) second Edition
  • Charles Fetrow & Julian Avila (2000) The Complete Guide to Herbal Medicine
  • https://www.foodchemicalscodex.org/
  • Lawrence BM, Essential oils from Agriculture to Chemistry
  • The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, Salvatore Battaglia
  • Arcatender Perfume and flavor materials of natural origin

Citronella Oil Java (Cymbopogon winterianus) 15 ML

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  • BY GC-MS analysis 

    GC : Agilent 6890N 

    Column: HP-5

    Carrier gas: Helium 

    Compound number (#)

    RT (min)

    Hit Name

     

    1

    28.921

    Unknown

    1.291

    2

    29.949

    Pinene Alpha

    22.92

    3

    30.714

    Camphene

    0.416

    4

    30.876

    Verbenene

    0.124

    5

    32.39

    Sabinene

    4.01

    6

    32.854

    Pinene Beta

    2.57

    7

    33.758

    Myrcene

    15.76

    8

    34.786

    Phellandrene Alpha

    0.287

    9

    35.72

    Terpinolene

    1.275

    10

    35.914

    Para Cymene

    1.095

    11

    36.787

    Limonene

    4.53

    12

    38.834

    Terpinene  Gamma

    2.127

    13

    39.46

    Plinol isomer

    0.149

    14

    40.642

    Dehydro para-Cymene

    0.411

    15

    41.183

    Terpinolene

    1.669

    16

    41.561

    Perillene isomer

    0.096

    17

    43.122

    Campholenic Aldehyde

    0.145

    18

    44.683

    Sabinol isomer

    0.173

    19

    46.653

    Borneol

    0.209

    20

    47.704

    Terpinenol 4

    4.4

    21

    48.299

    Terpineol Alpha

    0.922

    22

    49.01

    Unknown

    0.213

    23

    50.563

    Citronellol

    0.176

    24

    55.245

    Bornyl Acetate

    0.4

    25

    60.808

    Unknown

    0.971

    26

    62.422

    Ylangene

    0.157

    27

    62.778

    Copaene alpha

    1.518

    28

    63.458

    Elemene beta

    1.741

    29

    64.416

    Unknown

    0.574

    30

    64.995

    Longifolene

    0.102

    31

    65.706

    Caryophyllene beta

    2.75

    32

    65.992

    Germacrene B

    0.856

    33

    66.131

    Unknown

    0.334

    34

    66.88

    Farnesene, trans beta-

    1.494

    35

    67.321

    Unknown

    0.153

    36

    67.777

     Humulene alpha

    2.23

    37

    68.124

    Unknown

    0.152

    38

    68.889

    Germacrene D isomer

    2.318

    39

    69.438

    Germacrene D

    5.6

    40

    69.754

    Gurjun Balsam

    1.063

    41

    70.002

    Unknown

    0.327

    42

    70.187

    Guaiacwood Acetate

    2.86

    43

    70.604

    Cadinene, isomer

    0.274

    44

    71.091

    Cadinene Gamma-

    1.617

    45

    71.547

    Cadinene, delta

    4.54

    46

    71.725

    Guaiene Isomer

    0.244

    47

    72.134

    Cadina-1,4-diene

    0.278

    48

    72.443

    Cadinene, alpha-

    0.549

    49

    72.575

    Guaiene isomer

    0.234

    50

    73.092

    Selina-3,7(11)-diene

    0.388

    51

    74.599

    Spathulenol

    0.18

    52

    77.496

    Epicubenol

    0.163

    53

    78.045

    Cadinene delta, isomer-

    0.424

    54

    78.763

    Cadinol

    0.336

    55

    94.316

    Dimyrcene

    0.205

     

     

     

    Name                  % Results              Chemical Family 
    Limonene 4.45 Monoterpene
    Para-cymene 0.06  Monoterpene
    Citronellal 35.15  Monoterpene aldehyde
    Citronellol 12.68 Monoterpene alcohol
    Geranyl acetate 2.37 Monoterpene ester
    Nerol 0.11 Monoterpene alcohol
    Geraniol 25.81 Monoterpene alcohol
    Elemol 1.61 Sesquiterpene alcohol