It is obtained from lavender concrete. It is a yellow-green to dark-green, clear viscous liquid with a typical lavender smell.

It contains 30% -50% esters (such as linalyl acetate) and is completely soluble in ethanol.

It is composed of the essential oil elements but with a reduced amount of hydrocarbons, cineol, colorants and the components of concrete soluble in ethanol.

It is used in cosmetics and perfumery.