Petitgrain Oil is sometimes known as Poor Man’s Neroli because it is much less expensive than Neroli Oil but offers same uses and benefits as Neroli.
Though steam distilled from the same botanical species as Neroli and Bitter Orange, Petitgrain Essential Oil possesses its own characteristically unique aroma. Petitgrain Oil is distilled from the leaves and sometimes the twigs and branches of the tree whereas Neroli Essential Oil is distilled from the blossoms and Orange Essential Oil is typically cold pressed from the rinds of the fruits.
Oil color: Colorless to pale yellow liquid.
This oil blends well with:
- Lavender etc