Botanical Name - Citrus aurantium
Aroma - Fresh, green and woody aroma
Extraction - Steam distillation
Part of Plant - Leaves and twigs of the bitter orange tree
Country of Origin - Paraguay
Chemical Constituents - Linalyl acetate, linalool, alpha-terpineol
Traditional Uses - Petitgrain is distilled from the leaves and twigs of the bitter orange tree that also gives us Neroli from its flowers. One of the classic ingredients in eau-de-cologne it is balancing and toning to the skin.
Mind & Spirit - Relaxing and stabilising to the emotions
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.