Vetiver (Khus) Essence
Chrysopogon zizanioides commonly known as vetiver is a perennial grass that belongs to the Poaceae family, which is native to India. Western and Northern India know this plant as khus. The plant helps to stabilize soil and protects it against erosion, but it can also protect fields against pests and weeds. Vetiver has favourable qualities for animal feed. Roots oil is extracted and used for cosmetics, aromatherapy, herbal skincare and ayurvedic soap.