Petitgrain (Lemon Tree) Essential Oil
Latin Name: Citrus limonum L.
Part of plant: Leaves
Grade: Pure & Natural
Aroma Character: Fresh, smoky-bitter undertones
Blends Well with: Eucalypytus, Rose, Lavender
Petitgrain (Bitter Lemon) Properties: Sedates nervous systrm beneath the diaphragm; promotes digestion; antiseptic.
Petitgrain (Bitter Lemon) Indications: Vegetative dystonia, atony of digestion and pancreas.
Petitgrain (Bitter Lemon) Main Components: Pinene, limonene, dipentene, p-cymene, geraniol, N-methyl anthranylate.
Petitgrain (Bitter Lemon) Contraindications, side effects: None known for normal dosage.
Petitgrain (Lemon Tree) distilled from the leaves of Citrus Lemon, is a pale yellow to greenish yellow liquid displaying a fresh, bitter green, penetrating lemon odour with a rich, sweet, coumarinic floral undertone.
In natural perfumery it is used in fougere, chypre, colognes and floral bouquets.