Botanical Name: Petitgrain Bigarde
Steam distilled leaves and twigs
Properties: antidepressant, antiseptic, cooling, deodorant, immune system stimulant, sedative
Scent: a woodsy, herbaceous orange
Blends well with: cedarwood, clary sage, geranium, lavender, palmarosa, rosemary, sandalwood and ylang-ylang .
Petitgrain is an excellent alternative to the phototoxic orange scented essential oils (expressed Bergamot, cold pressed Bitter Orange, Mandarin, Orange, cold pressed Tangerine, Tagetes, Grapefruit)