|Botanical Name||Cistus Ladanifer|
|Common Names||Labdanum Absolute, Labdanum Oil|
|Country of Origin||France|
|Color & Odor||Yellow Brown to Brown Clear Liquid|
|Extraction Method||Solvent Extraction|
|Solubility||Soluble in alcohol|
|Blends With||Frankincense, Sandalwood, Myrrh, Patchouli, Pine, Cypress, Clary Sage and Vetiver.|
Preferred Buyer From
|Location||All Countries Except India|
Labdanum Oil is sourced from Labdanum, which is a sticky brown resin that is obtained from shrubs Cistus ladanifer species of rockrose. Having a long history of use in herbal medicine and as perfume ingredient, the oil is steam distilled from the fragrant white flower part of the plants.
Constituents : Aromadendrane (23%), cadinane (9%) & labdane (7%) derivatives (Mostly oxidized), ledene (92, 9.3%), 1,5-cis-aromadendr-9-ene (91, 1.4%), allo-aromadendrene (86, 1.5%), viridiflorol (112, 4.3%), ledol (116, 1.3%), palustrol (105, 1.2%), 1,2-dehydroviridiflorol (104, 1.4%), the new cubeban-11-ol (113, 4.1%), ambrox® (137, 1.4%), copaborneol (117, 1.8%).