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Citronella 15ml Tinderbox

Cymbopogon nardus

Most of us associate the smell of citronella essential oil with lazy summer nights in the garden. Citronella is a grass native to Sri Lanka where it is extensively cultivated in the country’s south. There are two types of citronella essential oil - Sri Lankan and Javan – and Tinderbox uses Sri Lankan citronella, which does not yield as much oil but has a fresher and less woody scent than its Javan cousin.

Aroma:  Top Note.

Perfume:  Slightly sweet, lemony. Grassy with woody notes.

Blends   well with:  geranium, lemon, bergamot, orange, cedarwood, pine, lavender, peppermint, petitgrain, sage.

Part of plant used:  grass

Type of extraction:  steam distilled

Grown and Processed in:  China

Tinderbox products containing citronella essential oil:   Divine Doggy  Blend,   Bug Free Oil.

Precautions:  Non-toxic, non-irritant, however it could cause irritation in some individuals. Use well diluted. Considered safe to use during pregnancy.