Botanical Name: Lonicera caprifolium
Plant Part: Flowers
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Description: Lonicera caprifolium is a species of perennial flowering plants in the genus Lonicera of the Caprifoliaceae family. The plant is a climbing vine and is well known all over the world as far north as Scandinavia and south to South Africa, mainly in the temperate zones.
Common Uses: Honeysuckle Absolute is an amazing ingredient for aromatics such as perfumes, scented candles, incense sticks, room fresheners and soaps and other cosmetics.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: It is just like the flower, a deep and richly sweet floral fragrance.
Blends well with: Rose, Jasmine, Ylang-ylang, and Sandalwood oils.
History: In the legend of Tristan and Iseult a hazel tree springs from Tristan’s grave and a honeysuckle twines round it from Iseult’s grave. In nature the honeysuckle and hazel may grow so entwined that to separate them kills both.