Deals
Welcome Guest, Log In
0 item(s)
CALL US: 207-685-0167
Orris Root Essential Oil (15% Irones)

Orris Root Essential Oil (15% Irones)

Your Price:$158.00
In Stock
Part Number:EOORS

Choose Options

Select Size help
Botanical Name: Iris germanica
Country of Origin: France
Cultivation:  Ethical Farmed (Pesticide Free)
Extraction Method:  Steam Distilled
Extraction Date:  May 2017
Shelf Life: 2 Years 
Grade: Clinical/Fine Perfumery
Plant Part: Roots
Viscosity:  Thick; Butter consistency; Requires warming to liquefy 
Perfume Note: Base
Aroma:  Deep earthy, slightly balsamic and woody with soft violet-like aroma
Blends well with: All essential oils, absolutes and Co2 extracts as a fixative
Soluble: Alcohol and oils

Back In Stock!  Orris Root (15% Irones), also known as Orris Butter, is soluble in alcohol or oils. Above ground Iris germanica is a lovely flower often referred to as bearded iris.  Although a beautiful flower it is the roots that are the source for extracting this marvelous essential oil.  Orris Root with high irone content is considered a top fixative in perfumery with it's soft violet-like aroma that is best observed when highly diluted. 

We previously stocked Orris Root 10% Irones.  Repeated requests from perfumers led to replacing our Orris 10% with this exquisite Orris Butter with 15% Irones. Orris Root with 1% and 3% Irones is not pure and is soluble only in fixed oils.  Our Orris (15% Irones) is PURE and soluble in both alcohol and fixed oils. Orris Root 15% Irones is highly revered by perfumers for it's unique powerful violet-like note fixative qualities. A VERY small amount goes a long way!

We dispense Orris Root by gram weight opposed to mL.

General use:  A natural fixative for perfume blends. Requires gentle warming to fully liquefy.

Contraindications: None known

5 Stars
Beautiful
This is a beautiful specimen of Orris Root. Deep and earthy with a sophisticated floral aroma. Now I see why this coveted root is so desired among many in the perfume world. The cost is high, but the scent is worth it, and not disappoint.
Did you find this helpful? 
Reviewed by: (Verified Buyer)  from New York City. on 1/11/2018
5/5
5 Stars
Orris Root- Iris germanica
I am pleased with this CO2 essential oil. I mixed this butter with some drops of warm alcohol in order to use it. The oil starts out as a sharp herbal green, but after a few minutes of airing it tones down and becomes a spicey iris aroma, very pleasant.
Did you find this helpful?  3 of 5 Found Helpful
Reviewed by:  from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. on 4/23/2013
5/5

RELATED PRODUCTS

Recently Viewed Items

3dcart Design Modifications by The Cart Designer