Botanical name: Citrus aurantium amara
Plant part: Leaves
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Common uses: Petitgrain has been known to be uplifting to the nervous system and has traditionally been used for nervous exhaustion and stress related symptoms
Strength of aroma: Medium
Aromatic scent: Sweet, fresh and floral aroma similar to orange flowers with woody undertones.
Caution: Non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitising. Avoid during pregnancy.
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