Natural Remedies > Petitgrain Essential Oil
Botanical Name - (Citrus aurantium, amara)
Part of plant used - leaf and twigs
Petitgrain possesses a lovely floral tone with a bitter note and is contained in many classic perfumes. The scent is a top to middle note. This essential oil also comes from the bitter orange tree (as does neroli). Petitgrain comes from the leaves and stems, neroli is derived from the flowers.