Lily of the Valley

Photo Lily of the Valley :: fragrance ingredients

Lily of the Valley is known for its fresh, sweet and slightly floral scent that is often associated with spring and renewal. Historically Lily of the Valley has been used in fragrances for centuries, like Lemon or Lavender it was often used in baths.

Today Lily of the Valley is often used as a middle note, providing a stable and aromatic backbone to many fragrances. Its very versatile and it pairs well with a lot of other ingredients.

Natural or Synthetic?
The fragrance of Lily of the Valley is achieved synthetically, as the plant does not yield any essential oil to extract for the use in perfumes. Synthetic molecules such as hydroxycitronellal and lily aldehyde are used to replicate its delicate floral and green scent.

Fragrance Families Lily of the Valley Most Commonly Found In

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Some Statistics on Lily Of The Valley

Note distribution of lily of the valley across all fragrances

Percentage of fragrances in our database (1651 Fragrances) that contain lily of the valley