Costus Root Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Sassuriea costus
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Costus Root is a large, erect, perennial plant up to 2m high with a thick tapering root and numerous almost black flowers. The dried roots are macerated in warm water then subjected to steam distillation.
Aromatic Scent: Costus Root Essential Oil has an extremely tenacious odour reminiscent of old precious wood. The odour has been compared to that of wet dog, human hair, or animal fur.
Blends well with: Costus Root Essential Oil blends well with Patchouli, Opopanax, Ylang-ylang, and any oil with oriental and floral fragrances.
Orders will be processed and shipped within 1-3 business days of receipt. Delivery time may vary depending on destination of the order. Because we use ground service for our deliveries, orders shipped to the west coast may take several days.