is obtained from the seeds of Simmondsia chinensis. Its seeds contain 50% oil. Chemically speaking jojoba oil is a liquid wax.
Characteristic properties: * Jojoba oil is a mixture of wax esters * High content of eicosenoic, cetoleic and oleic acid * rich in natural vitamin E
The germinaton capacity of jojoba oil takes half a year to reach 99%. After 11 years still 38% under open storage. It grows best in alkaline sand at temperatures between 27°C and 38°C. Growing cuttings has its benefits: The quantity of female and male exemplars can be precisely determined; rooting takes about 38 days.