The color of the patchouli oil is affected by the distillation machine. If distillation is done in a stainless steel vessel the color of the oil will be light, but if done in an iron vessel the color will be darker.
Patchouli Dark Nature Identical is a carefully crafted essential oil blend containing essential oils and CO2 extracts designed to offer an affordable alternative to Patchouli Dark. It contains Patchouli Dark essential oil, and other natural extracts are chosen to naturally duplicate a very nice Patchouli Dark character.
Before it became popular in Europe, Indian shawls and Indian ink were recognized by the unique patchouli odor.