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For over 150 years, Root Candles has crafted candles of uncompromising quality in Medina, Ohio prompted by Amos Ives Root’s passion for bees, beekeeping, and honey. Today, Root Candles still relies on the purity and naturalness of beeswax and bees that inspired Amos Ives Root all those years ago and remains true to its past by focusing on what they know best – beeswax. Root’s filled candles are made with an all-natural beeswax blend, saturated with fragrances containing essential oils, and are clean burning, long lasting, and luxurious.

New & Notable: New colors Butterscotch and Pumpkin in all Pillars and Dinner Candle styles/sizes; New Smooth Colonettes; New designer inspired 3-Wick Honeycomb Candles; Limited Edition Fall Collection; Limited Edition Holiday Collection; New Legacy seasonal fragrances: Heirloom Pumpkin, Fall Leaves, Hot Chocolate, Cranberry Kettle Corn; New Seeking Balance® Aromatherapy Pillar Candles

Best Sellers: Seeking Balance®, Dinner Candles, Legacy Fragrance Collection, ELEMENTS Collection


Amos Ives Root was an innovator, entrepreneur and visionary. As Root Candles' founder, he instilled the values of honesty, integrity and "plain old hard work" throughout all levels of the Root Company. Today, 140 years later, those values still reside at the core of Root's corporate culture.

To honor the vision and leadership of A.I. Root, Root proudly offers Legacy by Root. This commemorative line of products extends Root's unfaltering care and craftsmanship. All Legacy beeswax blend candles, are graced with luxurious fragrances containing pure, essential oils. Root's pillars and dinner candles, enriched with beeswax, offer complete luxury and burn 1/3 longer than standard dinner candles. Root offers a number of ways to enhance the ambiance of your home.

Root Candles - family made candles of uncompromising quality, purity, and simplicity.

Coastall Collection
Beach Bungalow | Coastal Sunrise | Seaside Harbor

Spring Collection
Bouquet | Pink Lemonade | Macaron

Classics Collection
Cashmere | Suede | Leather
Slik | Linen | Velvet

Japanese Cedarwood
Legacy Collection

Elements Collection
A collection of four harmonious fragrances inspired by the four balancing elements of nature. Presented in three sizes, our new distinctively modern square glass and new scented Tealights will envelop your home with rich, bold fragrance.
Universe | Earth | Water | Fire | Air