Laurel Leaf Essential Oil
Botanical NameLaurus nobilis L., fam. Lauraceae
Part of PlantLeaf
Extraction MethodSteam Distillation
Country of OriginCrete
DescriptionLaurel Leaf oil, also known as Bay Laurel, has a sweet, pleasant, spicy, somewhat medicinal aroma. The dry out notes are much finer than Eucalyptus or Cajupet. The aroma is clean and has a faint fruitiness. Ancient Greeks and Romans used Laurel leaves to signify glory; even victorious generals were crowned with Laurel leaves.