Arachis Essential Oil is derived from Peanut (Arachis hypogaea), a food crop with worldwide significance. The peanut is obtained from an yearly and everlasting flowering plant that belongs to pea family (leguminosae). Soil that has equal blending of silt and clay with necessary drainage facility, warm and shaded area that has access to sunlight are ideal for the cultivation of peanut. The plant of peanut requires dry as well as hot weather condition when it matures. The maximum height of its plant is 1 feet. Procured from peanuts, the peanut oil has distinctive taste and this vegetable oil is accessible in cold pressed, refined, roasted and unrefined forms.
This oil is extracted from the kernels of Arachis hypogeea.