E-696 - Vetiver (Vetiveria zizaniodes)

Earthy aroma. As an inhalative it calms the spirit, cools heated emotions. In skin creams or oils, it nourishes and moisturizes dry, dehydrated or irritated skin. Steam distilled from washed, chopped, dried and soaked root.

Item # Description Price Quantity Option
E-696-15 15 mL Vetiver $40.51
E-696-50 50 mL Vetiver $102.43
E-696-4 4 oz. Vetiver $155.46

Historical Fokelore Application

Said to have relaxing properties.Used in cosmetics and perfumery extensively.


Botanical Name:Vetiveria zizaniodes

Also Known As:Khus Khus

Where Grown:Haiti

How Grown:Wildcrafted

Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from washed, chopped, dried and soaked roots.

Aroma:Heavy, Masculine, Smoky, Earthy

Color:Amber to Dark Brown

Viscosity:3

Perfume Note:Base

Blends With:Patchouli, Cypress, Sandalwood, Rose, Juniper, Ginger, Lemongrass, Ylang Ylang, Melissa, Eucalyptus,

How Used:Earthy aroma. As an inhalative it calms the spirit, cools heated emotions. In skin creams or oils, it nourishes and moisturizes dry, dehydrated or irritated skin. Steam distilled from washed, chopped, dried and soaked root.

Precautions:N