Common Name: Cistus, rock rose
Botanical Name: Cistus ladaniferus
Country of Origin: Spain
Method: Steam distilled
Plant Parts: leaves and stalk, wild
Notes: Strong, long lasting warm and sweet aroma. Spicy animal notes make it a great part of oriental perfume bases.
GC/MS: 53.06% a-Pinene, 5.88% Camphene, 3.27% p-Cymene, 2.07% Limonene, 2.08% Cyclohexanone(2,2,6-trimethyl-), 2.38% trans-Pinocarveol, 3.99% Bornyl acetate, 2.31% Viridiflorene, 2.88% Viridiflorol with all others at under 2%. Full report available upon request.