Black Pepper Essential Oil (Piper nigrum)
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Black Pepper Essential Oil
Latin Name: Piper nigrum
Part of plant: Fruits
Chemical Componants: limonene, β-caryophyllene, α-humulene, α-pinene, β-pinene, δ-carene
Aroma Character: warm, peppery, sweet
Black Pepper is a perennial, woody vine with heart shaped leaves and white flowers, which turns into berries or peppercorns. The essential oil is steam distilled from the dried, crushed, almost-
Black Pepper has hot, spicy, fiery top notes and warm, sharp, woody, oriental undertones.
Often in short supply.
Use extensively in Ayurveda for stomach ailments and to stimulate after fainting. Used externally for colic.