PETITGRAIN ESS

972085
BOTANICAL Citrus aurantium
FEMA# 2855
Olfactive family
Green
Floral
Product type
Naturals
Technology
Essential Oil
Olfactive description

Green, floral, orange flower-like.

More floral, orange flower and neroli-like, but less green than the Paraguay origin.

Perfumery usage

It is especially used with floral, white flowers and orange blossom accords.

Process

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

Did you know ?

Extracted part: twigs and leaves and historically, immature fruits (small grain.. in french "petit grain").
Standard yield: 0.4-0.6%.

Sourcing countries

Paraguay