Harvest jebel akhdar roses in oman

At dawn, after the first morning prayer, the residents join the rose gardens. The harvest, which begins in spring, at the end of March, beginning of April, has been done by hand since the dawn of time.

“Rosa damascena” is the Latin name for the Damask rose. It is the queen of roses from Syria. Those that blossom in Jebel Akhdar (the green mountain) are renowned throughout the Middle East for their exceptional fragrance quality.

Video of the roses harvest in Oman

Leave a comment

You are commenting as guest. Optional login below.

Breaking news

Harvest jebel akhdar roses in oman

20 June 2022
At dawn, after the first morning prayer, the residents join the rose gardens. The harvest, which begins in spring, at the end of March, beginning o...

1st Omani food supplement

07 May 2021
In a landmark achievement, the food variant of Omani frankincense has bagged the approval of the Swiss Drug Authority (SDA). Named FrankOman, this...

Landmark pact to take Omani frankincense

28 April 2021
Eighteen Omani public and private sector organisations have come together to join hands with the Sultanate’s authorities in promoting and marketing...
Incense burner from the Sultanate of Oman

The land of Frankincense

Oman natural frankincense

© 2022 All rights reserved.