E-400 - Gingergrass (Cymbopogon martinii var. sofia)

The oil has a sharp green scent and is often used in perfumery. Many people find the fragrance quite uplifting and invigorating and some even consider it an aphrodisiac.

Item # Description Price Quantity Option
E-400-15 15 mL Gingergrass $12.00
E-400-50 50 mL Gingergrass $24.83
E-400-4 4 oz. Gingergrass $38.85

Historical Fokelore Application

Many sources cite that Aromatherapists find the oil useful for opening sinuses when inhaled and relaxing muscles and reducing stress when used in a massage oil.


Botanical Name:Cymbopogon martinii var. sofia

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Where Grown:France

How Grown:Traditional

Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from grass.

Aroma:Sharp green scent. Herbaceous, Lemon, Medicinal

Color:Light Yellow

Viscosity:1

Perfume Note:Middle

Blends With:Thyme, Patchouli, Ylang Ylang, Grapefruit, Coriander, Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Ginger

How Used:The oil has a sharp green scent and is often used in perfumery. Many people find the fragrance quite uplifting and invigorating and some even consider it an aphrodisiac.

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