Citrus aurantium-distilled from the leaves and
twigs. Has a fresh floral, citrus scent
with a woody, herbaceous undertone.
Blends well with ROSEMARY, LAVENDER, GERANIUM, BERGAMOT,
, ORANGE BLOSSOM,
CLARY SAGE, JASMINE, PALMAROSA, CLOVE, and the BALSAMS. Used extensively as a
fragrance component, especially colognes and as a flavoring in foods and
confections. There are several other
petitgrains such as Mandarin, Lemon,
Lime and Clementine. ORANGE
Contains: 40-80% esters, mainly linalyl acetate, geranyl acetate, linalol, nerol, terpinol, geraniol, nerolidol, farnesol, limonene.
Generally considered non-toxic, non-sensitizing, non-irritating in low doses. Dilute well for topical use.
CHARACTER: "Keeper of the Small Niceties" Revitalizing, Balancing, Restoring, Clarifying,
ETHERIC COLORS: Greenish Saffron
CHAKRA: 2, 4
ELEMENT: Fire, Ether
NOTE: Mid to Top
ASTRO: Jupiter, Mars, Sun
GEM: Chrysoprase, Iolite
ENERGY TYPE: Mostly 2, 4
USED FOR THESE POSITIVE ATTRIBUTES: Harmony, Uplifted, Joy, Relaxed, Inner vision, Self-confidence, Stability, Optimism, Expressive
USED FOR THESE NEGATIVE STATES: Disharmony, Confusion, Depression, Mental fatigue, Nervous exhaustion, Insomnia, Sadness, Disappointment, Rigidity, Betrayal, Anger, Irrational, Pessimism
USED FOR THESE PHYSICAL STATES: Skin and hair problems, digestive upsets, respiratory infections, arthritis, circulation
PROPERTIES: antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic
+Similar to the firstborn of a family, often carrying the responsibility for the siblings.
But, not overloaded, because they can have tremendous energy.
+Link between sun and earth, providers of comfort and emotional nourishment.
+Appears to be in control, capable, and never fazed, but are often underestimated and not given the recognition they deserve.
+They gently, guide, counsel, do all the work, while others take the credit.
+Respected at work and deemed responsible and steady.
+Make stimulating company and are good conversationalists if given the chance.
+They are interested in other people’s opinions and polite.
+Appear contented and would never admit to being otherwise.
+”Keepers of the small niceties” that keep this world from getting out of control.
+Takes the time and effort to point out both the good and bad and try to present as many sides to the story as possible..
+Basically optimistic and can stimulate others to change. Can harmonize the most fraught situation. Has a calm that transposes people, giving them confidence.
+A provider who makes sure there’s money in the bank for a rainy day.
+Not usually well off, because the promotions at work are given to the “whiz kids.”
+Usually the anchors of the workplace and are just too valuable to move upward.
+Attracted to jobs such as government office or hospital administration that are not big moneymakers. May dream of being an adventurer or film star, but wouldn’t try something so ambitious.
+Fall in love very deeply. Have a warm nature, but not fiery or passionate.
+Complex characters with profound spirituality and wisdom.
-If negative, may become disillusioned, irritable, and their energy level drops.
This may happen if they want advancement, but the way is blocked.
BLENDS CONTAINING: Eucalyptus Grove, Into The Woods, Manipura, Obsidian, Princess Bride, Timberline, Tree of Life, Way of the Leaf, Wood Badge,
ARCHETYPES: COUNSELOR, HARMONIZER, PROVIDER, MEDIATOR, ADVOCATE