Name: Amyris oil, (W.I. Sandalwood), Haiti
Specie:s Amyris balsamifera L., fam. Rutaceae
Part : Wood
Method: Steam Distillation
Amyris Essential Oil is a viscous liquid of pale yellow, or brownish-yellow hues. It smells woody, sweet and sometimes faintly peppery. The body notes are long-lasting and fresh. , It is recommended as a low-cost alternative to Indian, Indonesian and Australian Sandalwoods in some cases, where scent is not the primary concern. In the past, Amyris was used in the fragrance industry to adulterate Vetiver and today, is still sometimes used to adulterate Indian sandalwood.