Lime, steam distilled(Citrus aurantifolium)/Sri Lanka

Lime, steam distilled(Citrus aurantifolium)/Sri Lanka

Images of Lime: Tree, Fruit and Flower


Bear me, Pomona, to thy citron groves;
To where the lemon and the piercing lime,
With the deep orange, glowing through the green,
Their lighter glories blend.
Thompson

Lime essential oil(steam distilled) is a colorless to light green colored liquid displaying a sweet, juicy, citrus bouquet and a delicate floral undertone.


In natural perfumery used in colognes, citrus accords, top note in high class florals, chypre, ambre bases, culinary perfumes

Specific Gravity : 0.85500 to 0.86300 @ 25.00 °C.
Refractive Index : 1.47400 to 1.47600 @ 20.00 °C.
Optical Rotation : +34.00 to +47.00
Flash Point : 114.00 °F. TCC ( 45.56 °C. )

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