labdanum oil

labdanum oil

[′lab·də·nəm ‚ȯil]
(materials)
An essential oil, golden yellow with ambergris aroma; soluble in alcohol, chloroform, and ether; derived from gum resin of various rockroses, such as Cistus ladaniferus; used in perfumes. Also known as ladanum oil.
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The amber note is a fusion of vanilla and tonka beans, labdanum oil and patchouli leaves from Indonesia.