The Great Perfume Houses of France
The home of great perfumes is undoubtedly France. And the
village of Grasse in the south of France (and nearby Eze) are
synonymous with French Perfume. Grasse is a pilgrimage for all great
perfume lovers - as well as many perfumeries to visit, the
countryside is laden with the scented flowers that characterise the
classic French fragrances. Here grows Jasmine, Tuberose, Roses,
Irises and Lilies especially cultivated for their scent.
course, also has long associations with perfume, and many of the great
French houses are still to be found head-quartered in central Paris.
Other renowned French Perfume Houses