E-309 - Cumin (Cuminum cyminum)

A very pungent and powerful smell. We would say earthy with a very slight acidity. Conjures images of the Mediterranean.

Item # Description Price Quantity Option
E-309-15 15 mL Cumin $24.28
E-309-50 50 mL Cumin $56.82

Historical Fokelore Application

In a diffuser or aroma lamp Cumin is reported to increase sexual desire in men although the fragrance is somewhat bizarre as an aphrodisiac. Supposed to be a strong pick-me-up when you're tired or feeling the low.


Botanical Name:Cuminum cyminum

Also Known As:Roman Caraway

Where Grown:France

How Grown:Traditional

Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from plant seeds.

Aroma:Warm, Soft, Spicy, Musky

Color:Clear to Pale Yellow-Green

Viscosity:1

Perfume Note:Middle

Blends With:Lavender, Rosemary, Cardamom, Galbanum

How Used:A very pungent and powerful smell. We would say earthy with a very slight acidity. Conjures images of the Mediterranean.

Precautions:PV

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