Star Anise Organic Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Illicium Verum Hook
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Star anise or star aniseed is a small to medium plant belonging to the Magnolia family, native to China & Vietnam, although today it’s grown almost exclusively in Southwest China and Japan. The fruit is small, only about an inch and quarter tall (3 cm.) and has a star shape with about 5 to 10 point. The fruit is picked unripe, and sun dried to a brown colour before it is used.
Important Note: This essential oil may solidify, and if so, must be heated to be brought back to a liquid state. This attests to the purity of the oil you have purchased.
Blends well with: Lavender, Pine, Orange, Rosewood, Clove, Cinnamon.
Aromatic Scent: Star Anise has a licorice-like aroma similar to aniseed, but its aroma is stronger.
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.