The violet is used in several ways in perfumery: we can extract the absolute of its leaves but not of its flowers, whose fragrance is synthetically reproduced

The violet is a small flower with five petals. In perfumery, only the leaves of the violet can be used in their natural state to obtain absolute. Its scent is powdery, green and earthy. Regarding the flower, we cannot extract the fragrance naturally. To obtain a note of violet, it is necessary to call upon synthesis and in particular the ionones.