Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Tuberose

Tuberose oil comes from the flowers of the Polianthes tuberosa plant. It has a sweet spicy scent.

Tuberose flowers
Tuberose flowers
Tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa)


Tuberose oil is used in perfumery, but not often used in aromatherapy.


  • Tuberose oil can have a narcotic effect.