The long-lived evergreen Clove tree has been cultivated in plantations for more than 2000 years and appears in historical documents of the French, Portuguese, Greeks, Romans and Chinese. Tinderbox Clove Bud essential oil is steam distilled from clove flower buds in Madagascar.
Perfume: Strong and penetrating. It has fresh, fruity top notes and deep, sweet, spicy undertones.
Blends well with: most citruses, florals including rose, clary-sage, sandalwood, ylang ylang.
Part of plant used: flower buds
Type of extraction: steam distilled
Origin of Raw Material: Madagascar, Country of Manufacture: France
Tinderbox products starring clove bud essential oil: Clove Cleaner Concentrate, Protection.
Precautions: Clove oil can cause skin and mucous membrane irritation. Use sparingly at high dilutions. Avoid during pregnancy.