wintergreen
Organic Wintergreen Essential Oil

  • Common Name: Wintergreen
  • Botanical Name : Gaultheria fragantissima wall
  • Country of Origin: Nepal
  • Type: Wild harvested
  • Status: Organic Certified
  • Extraction Method: Steam Distillation

Description

Magnificent Wintergreen, aromatic evergreen shrub is distributed throughout Nepal at an elevation of 1500-2700m and extracted oil is highly fragrant and from steam-distilled the aerial part of wintergreen wildly found in Nepal. This essential oil is a pale yellow or pinkish fluid liquid that is strongly aromatic with a sweet, woody odour.

SPECIFICATIONS

SPECIFICATIONS(range)
SPECIFIC GRAVITY@25
1.1645-1.1821
REFRACTIVE INDEX@25
1.531-1.545
OPTICAL ROTATION@25
-1.03 to -3.44
PHYSICAL APPEARANCE
Liquid 
Conforms
COLOR 
Pink to red 
conforms
ODOR 
Sweet ,woody and floral
Conforms 
SOLUBILITY
Soluble in oil and alcohol, insoluble in water
SPECIAL USE INSTRUCTIONS
Dilute before use.
Primary constituents
Methyl salicylate, ethyl salicylate