Fragrance in Flowers & Natural Perfumes
HomeGrown starts making scents this week with visits to a woman who makes perfume, and a man who studies fragrant flowers. The perfume maker is Mandy Aftel of Aftelier Perfumes, a California company which still uses botanical extracts and essences in its artisanal creations. Vermont extension specialist Dr. Leonard Perry talks about the amazing variety of fragrances in the garden, and their impacts on humans and insects.
- Dr. Leonard Perry Homepage
- Fragrant Perennials by Leonard Perry
- Fragrance in Flowers
- Aftelier Perfumes
- Natural Perfumers Guild
- Mandy Aftel’s Alchemist Life
- Harmful Chemicals in Synthetic Perfumes?