Latin Name: Rosa damascena
Plant Family: Rosaceae
Extraction: Distillation of the petals
Rose Otto is distilled from the petals and has a deep floral-sweet aroma with just a slight overtone of citrus. Rose Otto is cleansing, calming and balancing. This sensual oil is also nourishing and uplifting.
A rose is a woody perennial flowering plant of the genus Rosa, in the family Rosaceae, or the flower it bears. There are over three hundred species and thousands of cultivars. They form a group of plants that can be erect shrubs, climbing or trailing with stems that are often armed with sharp prickles. Flowers vary in size and shape and are usually large and showy, in colours ranging from white through yellows and reds.