Abies spectabillis-Himalayan Silver Fir oil

Abies wild-crafted essential oil is widely used as medicine and fragrance in cosmetics as well. Abies oil is obtained by steam distillation from needles and young twigs and leaves of Abies spectabills tree. Fresh leaves and twigs of Abies spectabills tree are collected from the forest in the Himalayan districts of Nepal. Abies leaves are carminative, expectrorant, stomachic, tonic, astringent, used in asthama and bronchits, dyspepsia, flatulence diarrhea, epilepsy, fever and emaciation; leaf juice antiperiodic. Himalayan silver fir oil is used as a fragrance component in deodorants, roomj sprays, disfenctants, soaps and perfumes.

Botanical Name: Abies spectabillis Mirb.
Family: Pinaceae

English name: Himalayan Silver Fir
Nepali name: Gobre salla
Sanskrit Name: Talispatra
Trade name: Talispatra
Flowering period: Cones appear in April-May
Parts used: Leaves

Habitat/Distribution in Nepal: throughout Nepal forming a dense forest (2400-4000m)

Principal Constituents: A biflavonoid, abiesin, n-triacontanol, beta-sitosterol and betuloside are present in the Leaves; alpha-pinene,l-limonene,delta-carene,dipentene, l-bornyl acetate and l-cardinene as major constituents.

Abies spectabillis is a lofty, black and stout large tree attaining up to 40 m in height. Leaves are spirally arranged, very variable in length, persisiting for 8-10 years, flat, about 2mm broad, petiole very short. Male cone sassile, solitary or clustered anmd female cones 10-15*3.5-7 cm in size.

Medicinal use
Abies leaves are carminative, expectrorant, stomachic, tonic, astringent, used in asthama and bronchits, dyspepsia, flatulence diarrhea, epilepsy, fever and emaciation; leaf juice antiperiodic.

Cosmetic use
Abies oil is used as a fragrance component in deodorants, roomj sprays, disfenctants, soaps and perfumes.

We provide juniper oil in different size and shapes as per customers’ choice and requirements. We usually use aluminum bottles and glass vessel for packing. Aluminum containers and epoxy-lined metallic barrels 50gm, 100gm, 500gm, 1kg, 5kg capacities.

Please select from list bellow.

  • MSDS
  • COA
  • Specification sheet
  • Catalog