Pluie D’Osmanthe, the sensual fragrance
The legend says that a young Chinese magician named WU GANG was banished to the moon by the JADE Emperor. He was sentenced to cut an immortal tree: the Osmanthus. It is by hitting it to cut it without ever succeeding that some seeds would have fallen on Earth at the edge of a Chinese lake in the foothills of the Himalayas where they still flourish today.
Symbol of love and romance this tree with sensual flowers and delicious fragrant is part of the family of olive trees. Therefore, it is sometimes called “Olive Tree of China”. The Osmanthus has been cultivated in China for its scents for over 2000 years. This is a small shrub with white flowers and delicious scents. Little known to the public, the Osmanthus is a real treasure for fine perfumery.
The sweet sensuality of the Osmanthus absolute refreshed by the morning dew, the velvet notes of the Davana of India, the intoxicating sweetness of the Jasmine mixed with roses and enhanced by notes of Mirth, the animal power of Amber, Musk and Patchouli, make “Pluie d’Osmanthe” a unique, fresh and carnal fragrance.