nutmeg
NUTMEG

  • COMMON NAME : Nutmeg , Nepal-organic
  • LATIN NAME : Myristica fragrans
  • COUNTRY OF ORIGIN : Nepal
  • CULTIVATION METHOD : Cultivated, organically grown
  • TYPE : Essential oil
  • EXTRACTION METHOD : Steam distillation
  • PLANT PART : Dried kernels of ripe fruit
  • USE : Aromatherapy, natural perfumery

Description

Magnificent Nutmeg, the extracted oil is highly fragrant. The extracted oil is highly fragrant and from steam distilled dried kernels of ripe fruit of Nutmeg. This essential oil is a clear yellow mobile liquid and has a herbaceous, bitter, intense, offensive and aggressive even scent, reminiscent of cedar-leaf and sage.

SPECIFICATIONS

SPECIFICATIONS(range)
Result 
SPECIFIC GRAVITY@20
0.880-0.910
0.882
REFRACTIVE INDEX@20
1.474-1.488
1.476
OPTICAL ROTATION@20
+22.0 to +38.0
+25
Test parameters 
Specification (range)
Result 
Method 
COLOR 
Liquid colorless to pale yellow 
Conforms 
Physical 
ODOR 
Warm, spicy 
Conforms 
Physical 
SOLUBILITY
Soluble in oil and alcohol, insoluble in water
Conforms  
Physical 
SPECIAL USE INSTRUCTIONS
Dilute before use.