Botanical Name: Rosa damascena
Common Name: Rose absolute
CAS #: 8007-01-0
Plant Parts Used: Flowers
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Color & Odor: Orange reddish or slightly olive yellowish viscous liquid with extremely rich, warm, spicy floral and very deep rose odor
Rose absolute oil is derived from rose blooms. The plant, a perennial shrub from the genus Rosa of the plant family Rosaceae, is native primarily to the temperate areas of the Northern Hemisphere. There are over 100 species of roses, the majority of which is native to Asia.
Citronellol, phenyl ethanol, nerol and geraniol, farnesol, stearpoten, and with traces of nonanal, nonanol, linalool, phenylacetaldehyde, carvone, citral, and citrene