Synonyms: Eugenia aromatica, E. Caryophyllata, E. Caryophyllus
Plant Family: Myrtaceae
Plant Parts Used: Tree/Bud
Extraction Method: Distillation
Physical Characteristics: Pale yellow liquid
Dominant Note(s): Base
Aroma: Strong, spicy and penetrating
Main Constituents: 60-90% eugenol, eugenyl acetate, caryophyllene and other minor constituents
Blends With: Basil, Benzoin, Black Pepper, Cinnamon, Citronella, Grapefruit, Lemon, Nutmeg, Orange, Peppermint and Rosemary
Safety Precautions: Clove bud is the least toxic of all 3 clove oils (bud,leaf,stem). Can cause mucous membrane irritation and dermatitis. Use in moderation only in low dilution (less than 1%).
ATTENTION: Alypsis Inc products are for external use only unless otherwise indicated. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner.