Vanilla in all its forms is an essential ingredient in skin care, perfumery, culinary, and emotional needs. The following is Jeanne Rose’s profile of this essential plant.
Vanilla. Common Name/Latin Binomial:
Synopsis: An ambitious discussion of the essential oil of the grass Vetivert from the rootlets, its uses, growth, description, organoleptic qualities and uses of the essential oil.
A Vetivert basket
Growing up in rural Nova Scotia and spending my early years right by the Bay of Fundy, I love to work near the ocean, close to nature's wild edibles
The wheel of life turns, and greens appear. Everywhere now there are edible herbs, perfect for picking and eating. It is the fullness
"Do You Have any Suggestions for Using Coconut Cream & Coconut Milk in DIY Beauty Recipes? I would like to know if there are any beauty recipes I can make
Honey is a superfood in every way, deserving high honors and praise. Besides being an exquisite-tasting natural alternative for sugar, it offers incredible beauty care, wellness care and even emergency
Buy local and sustainable within 100 miles of where you live, and then if this is not possible, buy what grows within your state or country. It is not ecological
The avocado you use should be fully ripe. If you buy several unripe ones for future use, let them mellow in your fruit bowl
(Updated and Collected Info)
I have been collecting Ambergris samples and Ambergris information for years and here is an update. We use it in the Natural Botanical Perfumery class.
Ambergris gets it's
Common Name/ Latin Name/ Country of Origin:
Name. George Christopher Molesworth Birdwood who lived from 1832-1917 named the Olibanum or Frankincense plant, Boswellia carterii, aka B. carteri. The Latin binomial