Cumin Seed Essential Oil (Cuminum cyminum)

Cumin Seed Essential Oil (Cuminum cyminum)

  • Product Code: EO 200
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  • £8.75

Cumin Seed Essential Oil

Latin Name:  Cuminum cyminum

Source: Spain

Part of plant: Seed

Grade: Organic

Chemical Componants: g-terpinene, β-pinene, cuminaldehyde, para-menthadiene-1-4-al-7, para cymene

Aroma Character: soft, green, spicy

Blends Well with: Lavender, Rosemary, Galbanum

Cumin is a small, delicate, annual herb about 50cms high with a slender stem, dark green feathery leaves and small pink or white flowers followed by small oblong seeds.

Cumin is a traditional Middle Eastern spice, and one of the main ingredients of curry. Although it has gone out of use in Western herbalism it is still largely used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine, principally as a general stimulant but especially for digestive complaints such as colic, sluggish digestion and dyspepsia. Cumin essential oil is a pale yellow or greenish liquid with a warm, soft, spicy-musky scent.

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