Khella (Ammi Visnaga)
Apiaceae family (formerly Umbellifereae)
Grown, harvested and steam distilled in Morocco from the seeds of organically grown plant material. This is the lung-respiratory enhancement oil we know and love! Arctander doesn’t have an entry for Khella, despite it being an”interesting” oil for perfumery.
The odor is earthy, spicy, herbal and grassy with tea-like notes and a penetrating pungency. It can be used in perfumery as a modifier for earthy woody and herbal blends. Blends well with patchouli, angelica, lavender, spike lavender, rosemary etc.
Jeanne Rose says
Aromatherapeutic properties are respiratory in general and it’s also known as an
Indicated for respiratory problems, asthma, bronchial spasms, to strengthen the heart, etc
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Kurt Schnaubelt says
Medical Aromatherapy—Healing with Essential Oils
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