Botanical Name: Cistus ladaniferus
Common Name: Cistus absolute, Rose of Sharron, Rock Rose
CAS #: 8016-26-0
Plant Parts Used: Resin, leaves & twigs
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Color & Odor: Almost clear liquid with sweet amber- like aroma with balsamic hint
Labdanum Absolute is also known as Rose of Sharron, it is the species of Rock Rose. The botanical name of this flower is Cistus ladaniferus. It is a sticky brown resin that is obtained from Cistus ladanifer or cistus creticus plant. The shrub is a native of the Mediterranean region.
Camphene, myrcene, sabinene, phellandrene, cymene, limonene, cineole, nerol, borneol, geraniol, fenchone