Scent of the Month – September – Royal Lotus

Royal Lotus is also known as Indian lotus, sacred lotus or pink lotus. This is an aquatic plant with large leaves that grow on the water’s surface and has pink, fragrant flowers with a yellow centre and white sepals. This beautiful plant has been cultivated for thousands of years for its cultural and ornamental values and medicinal uses. The essential oil is extracted from the flowers and produces a rich, sweet-floral scent.