NEROLI EGYPTE HE

966800
BOTANICAL Citrus aurantium
FEMA# 2771
Olfactive family
Floral
White Flower
Product type
Naturals
Technology
Essential Oil
Olfactive description

Floral (white flowers), orange flower, green, honey.
NEROLI is powerful, sweet with animalic facets.

Egypt origin is more green, petitgrain-like, less floral, while Tunisian origin is more floral and sweet, and Moroccan is slightly animalic.

Perfumery usage

Used in floral notes to give a very addictive orange blossom effect.

Process

Obtained by distillation of the biomass with water, or steam.
The essential oil is physically separated from the aqueous phase by decantation.

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Extracted part of the plant: flowers.
1.5 million flowers app. harvested in 1 Kg.
1000 Kg of flowers app to produce 1 Kg of essence (approx 1.5 million flowers)
5-7 Kg of flowers app harvested per day per person.
Standard yield: 0.08-0.13%

Sourcing countries

Egypt