Santa Maria Novella Melograno Aqua di Colonia
One of Santa Maria Novella's most iconic fragrances, Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella Melograno Aqua di Colonia is a bouquet of sweet floral oriental notes. Saturated in a powdery fruit notes of ylang-ylang, bergamot, rose and orange and warmed by middle notes of oak moss, tobacco and deepened by base notes of opoponax, patchouli, French labdanum, amber and vanilla. The fragrance summons warm, welcoming sensations, an appropriate interpretation of the tree’s symbolic meaning. The pomegranate tree spread from Persia throughout the Mediterranean. It embellished many ancient Egyptian tombs. and appears in the Song of Songs, in The Odyssey and in ancient folklore, emblematic of fertility and abundance. Melograno Colonia is a signature fragrance for this famous pharmacy and has appeared in almost every James Bond film. It reminds us of that first intoxicating whiff when walking through the hand carved pharmacy doors in Florence and that memory of scent bliss that we will never forget.