Plant part used
Place of origin
Asia and West Indies. Grown in USA, Israel & Australia
A cultivated tree with glossy leaves and large yellow fruit.
A fresh, sweet and citrusy aroma.
Method of extraction
First believed to have been cultivated in the West Indies some time in the 1800 century. Then known as ‘shaddock fruit’ apparently after the sea captain who introduced the fruit to that part of the world.
Blends well with
Basil, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Citronella, Fennel, Frankincense, Juniper, Geranium, Ginger, Lavender, Lime, Orange, Palmarosa, Rosewood, Rosemary, Tangerine & Ylang Ylang.
Mind & Spirit –Overall uplifting and reviving effect making it valuable in states of stress, depression and nervous exhaustion.
Body – Acts as a lymphatic stimulant and controls liquid processes. Useful for treating water retention, detoxifying and diuretic properties make it ideal for treating cellulite. Has a stimulating effect on the digestive system.
Skin & Hair – Helpful in treating acne, congested and oily skin.