Celery Seed Essential Oil
Common Name: Celery Seed Essential Oil
INCI Name: Apium graveolens seed oil
CAS TSCA: 8015-90-5
Description: Steam Distilled Essential oil of crushed Celery Seeds. Oil colour ranges from a pale Orange / Yellow to colourless. The Essential Oil has a strong Rich, Spicy, herbaceous, slightly 'fatty' odour, not the most pleasant smelling Oil either. After harvesting, the freshly collected Celery sticks are sun dried for a few hours to remove moisture from the plant. The seeds are then separated by threshing the dried sticks. These seed are then crushed just before distillation to aid the release of the essential oil.
Suggestions for Use: Celery has extensive application possibilities in Food flavours. As for Fragrance applications, in small quantities, it gives a warming character to the blend. Works well with other 'warming' oils like Ginger Root, Black Pepper Essential Oil and Coriander Seed Oil