History:

The Plant has been found in Mummy garlands dating from the first century, it was used as a common herb in Egypt.

The name was originated from the Greek word Oros “ mountain “ and Ganos “ Joy “ Joy of the mountain

 

Details:

Botanical Name  : Origanum marjorana L.

Family  : Lamiaceae

Country of Origin  : Egypt 

Extraction Method  : Steam Distilled

Plant Part Used  : Flowering Top

Note  : Base to Middle

Aroma  : Warm , spicy  

Color   : Pale yellow

Blends well With  : Cypress , Cedar wood , Eucalyptus ,Geranium , Jasmine

Shelf Life  : 4 – 5 Years

Safety

  • Non-toxic, non-irritating
  • 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

 

Refrences:

  • An Ancient Egyptian Herbal ( Lise Manniche ) 1989 
  • 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

Sweet Marjoram Oil (Origanum majorarna) 15 ml

SKU: EB19E2
$15.00 Regular Price
$6.00Sale Price
  • Gas Chromatography Analysis %

    Batch: 19003

    Comparison to ISO 3515:2002 and Tech. Corrigendum 1

    Methodology:

    GC: Agilent 6890N

    Column:  HP-5

    Injection split

    Carrier gas:  Helium

    Detector: Agilent MSD 5973N Temperature program: 50 °C/(1 min)2 °C/min  290 ° C (15min) 

    Volume of EO injected 0.2 ul\

     

    0.61 Alpha phellandrene Monoterpene 
    0.97 Alpha pinene  Monoterpene 
    9.44 Alpha terpinene  Monoterpene 
    4.84 Alpha terpineol Monoterpene.alcohol  
    0.76 Alpha thujene  Monoterpene 
    3.66 Beta caryophyllene  Sesquiterpene
    1.87 Beta Myrcene  Monoterpene 
    2.4 Beta phellandrene Monoterpene
    0.56 Beta pinene  Monoterpene 
    1.76 Bicycloqermacrene sesquiterpenoids.
    0.08 Borneol  Monoterpene.alcohol  
    0.08 Bornyl Acetate  Monoterpene.ester
    0.04 Camphene Monoterpene 
    0.02 Cis3 hexenol Alcohol 
    0.03  Cis 3 hexenyl acetate  Ester 
    0.07 Cis beta ocimene Monoterpene 
    0.53 Dihydrocarvone Other Monterpene 
    13.83  Garmma terpinene  Monoterpene 
    0.16 Humulene Sesquiterpene
    1.82 Limonene Monoterpene 
    1.03 Linalool  Monoterpene.Alcohol  
    1.51  Linalyl acetate  Ester 
    0.01  Methyl 2 methyl butyrate  Ester 
    0.02 Ocimene Monoterpene 
    2.02 Para cymene  Monoterpene 
    2.97 Para-Menth-2-en-1-ol  Monoterpene Alcohol 
    1.11  Piperitol  Monoterpene Alcohol 
    7.67 Sabinene  Monoterpene 
    8.05  Sabinene hydrate  Monoterpene.alcohol  
    26.14  Terpinen-4-ol  Monoterpene.alcohol  
    1.02 Terpinen -4-yl acetate Monoterpene 
    3.66 Terpinolene Monoterpene