Calamus Root Essential oil – Vacha Root Essential oil
Latin Name : Acorus calamus
Origin : India
Process : Steam distillation
Source : Roots
Other Names : Sweet sedge, Sweet Flag
Contradiction : Not recommended for the Aromatherapy use – It is considered to be extremely Toxic, Carcinogenic & Hepatoxic. although it is widely used in Perfumery these days.
Major Chemical constituents : Beta-asarone, Alpha – asarone, Trans-Beta-Ocimene