E-538 - Opoponax (Commiphora erythraea)

Often used in high-end perfumes as a base note. Spicy herbaceous scent.

Item # Description Price Quantity Option
E-538-05 5 mL Opoponax $21.85
E-538-15 15 mL Opoponax $45.18

Historical Fokelore Application

Alleged to help with moderate hysteria when inhaled, rheumatism, arthritis and circulatory problems. Supposedly eases menstrual cramps when used in a compress.


Botanical Name:Commiphora erythraea

Also Known As:Sweet Myrrh, Bisabol Myrrh, Glabrascens

Where Grown:Kenya

How Grown:Wildcrafted

Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from plant resin.

Aroma:Sweet, Balsamic, Spicy

Color:Yellow

Viscosity:1

Perfume Note:Base

Blends With:Clary Sage, Coriander, Cistus, Bergamot, Frankincnese, Vetivert, Patchouli

How Used:Often used in high-end perfumes as a base note. Spicy herbaceous scent.

Precautions:PS