This family represents all perfumes whose major theme is a flower. Most common are jasmine, rose, narcissus, tuberose, violet, mimosa and lilly of the valley together with more exotic frangipani and Tahitian gardenia.
This is the French name of the Greek Island of Cypress. The fragrances are composed of citrus elements (bergamot), woody notes (oakmoss, patchouli) and flowers or spices on a musky, amber dry down. It is a very long lasting accord and the general smell is like walking through a forest during Autumn.
These notes provide the typical freshness of the masculine fragrance. they are mainly represented by Herbal Notes - lavender, artemisia and thyme. Anise Notes - anise and star anise. Culinary Aromatics - tarragon, basil, mint, coriander and rosemary.