Plai(Zingiber cassumanar) essential oil/Indonesia, Thailand

Plai(Zingiber cassumanar) essential oil/Indonesia, Thailand

Images of Plai-plant, flowers and root

The pale yellow mobile oil distilled from the roots displays a fresh spicy, rooty, camphoraceous, grapefruit/yuzu like note with a coniferous undertone. The unique citrus note that is found at the heart of this spicy/root bouquet grows more clear and refined as the heart note phase develops.

In natural perfumery works well in citrus colognes, spice notes, apothecary perfumes, culinary accords, earth notes, ayurvedic preparations

Research Links for Aromatic Plants-Plai(Zingiber cassumunar)