Black Pepper

Black Pepper

Piper nigrum is a climbing vine. The dried berries produces an oil that is a sharp, spice, surprisingly sweeter than expected.

  • Latin Binomial; Piper nigrum
  • Country of Origin; Sri Lanka
  • Traditional Uses; Chilbains, anemia, arthritis, muscular aches/pains, neuralgia, poor circulation, poor muscle tone, rheumatic pain, sprains, stiffness, catarrh, chills, colic, constipation, diarrhoea, flatulence, heartburn, loss of appetite, nausea, colds, flu, infections, viruses
  • Method of Production; steam distillation of the dried berries
  • Perfume Note; middle
  • Safety; recommend moderate dilution prior to topical  use
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz