Sous un Ciel de Pétales (Under a Sky of Petals) combines jasmine sambac and jasmine grandiflorum – both originating from the Himalayas – and with fresh notes of bergamot, the fragrance of Sous un Ciel de Pétales, created by Vincent Ricord, alludes to a floral scene. Its fragrance is supported by base notes of guaiac wood and light touches of incense, which evoke this candle’s connection to the earth. The origin of Sous un Ciel de Pétales’ Chinese name is closely linked to the Qing dynasty poem that Master Tseng has written on the front of Maison des Trois Thés in calligraphy: 桃花源. This refers to the myth of Shangri La, a heavenly valley where peach trees are in full bloom, protected from time and the outside world, the existence of which cannot be revealed if one hopes to ever return there. Those who walk through its gate, just like that of Maison des Trois Thés, have been warned…
Head Notes: Bergamot Italy, Lemon Italy, Elemi
Heart Notes: Jasmine absolute Egypt, Sambac Jasmine absolute India
Base Notes: Guaiac wood, Incense Oil Somalia, Musk
Made in France. The burning time of this 270g candle is approximately 55 to 65 hours.