Extraction Method: Distillation of needles and leaves.
Physical Characteristics: The oleoresin is a thick pale yellow or greenish honey like mass which dries to a crystal clear varnish.
Aroma: Spruce Black Essential Oil is one of Canada’s best-kept secrets. It is sweeter, and softer than most evergreen oils with a balsamic, resinous odor with green woody notes. Overall, the scent is very clean, fresh and pleasant.
Dominant Note(s): Top
Main Constituents: Citral, citronellol, eugenol, geraiol, linayl acetate, among others.
Blends well with: Pine, Cedarwood, Galbanum, Benzoin, Lavender and Rosemary
Safety Precautions: Generally non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing. In large doses it is a purgative and may cause nausea.