Rose Powder, Pink
COMMON NAME: Rose
OTHER NAME: Damask rose, Gulab.
BOTANICAL NAME: Rosa damascena Mill.
PLANT FAMILY: Rosaceae
OVERVIEW: Roses are of worldwide economic importance as the centre of a large ornamental shrub and cut flower industry. They also are economically important as a source of essential oils for perfumes and scents. The rose has been valued for its beauty and its perfume for thousands of years.
INTRODUCTION: Rosa damascena has attracted considerable attention in horticulture, biochemistry and in pharmacology because of the fragrance of the flowers and the high content of its biologically active substances. It is a deciduous shrub growing to 1.5 m height.
PHYTOCONSTITUENTS: Essential oil, Quercetin, Kaempferol, and cyanidin from whole plant. Citronell, nerol, geraniol and phenylethanol in essential oil are present in essential oil.
PARTS USED: Dried Petals Powder.
PRECAUTIONS: None known.
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