Botanical Name: Syringia vulgaris
Plant Part: Flowers
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Origin: Bulgaria, and France
Description: Lilac fragrance is probably the perfume which is most frequently created by the perfumer from synthetic and natural raw materials. Only a distillers in Europe offer materials which are said to be derived exclusively from lilac flowers.
Common Uses: Lilac Absolute is an amazing ingredient for aromatics such as perfumes, body lotions, scented candles, incense sticks, room fresheners and soaps and other cosmetics.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: There are distinct aromatic differences between the white lilac and various shades of purple ones; the white tending toward a softer, more floral-balsamic bouquet and the purple with their rich floral/fruit scent with a delicate earthy undertone.