Description of Petitgrain Oil S.A.
Petitgrain Oil is a classic essential oil distilled from the leaves and twigs of the bitter orange tree, from which also comes the Bitter Orange and Neroli Oils. While these trees grow widely in the tropical and temperate world the Paraguayan variety is known both for its consistency in quality and wide availability. Petitgrain Oil finds a great deal of use in white florals and other profiles where a green note is important. Petitgrain Oil is flexible enough to be used in herbaceous, floral, green, and even other citrusy profiles.
Aroma & Flavor of Petitgrain Oil S.A.
In perfumery Petitgrain’s fresh, floral, and bitter aroma contributes a green note that expresses itself from the top note into drydown. Petitgrain Paraguay’s trace pyrazines create a pronounced freshening effect that can add lift to fragrances.
Yellow to brownish liquid
Linalyl Acetate, Linalool
Latest Market Info: Feb, 2021
Markets are stable but firm, production is going strong in Paraguay. Demand also remains very strong.
Harvest Schedule of Petitgrain Oil S.A.
7 MONTHS OF THE YEAR