Clementines are small, sweet fruits grown by crossing the mandarin and the sweet orange. Commercially available clementines are usually seedless, with a thin, easily peeled skin. Our clementine oil is cold pressed from the rind of Citrus nobilis fruits grown in Italy.
|Botanical Name:||Citrus nobilis|
|Country of Origin:||Italy|
|Extraction Method:||Cold expression|
|Aromatic Scent:||fresh, crisp citrus aroma|
|Blends Well With:||Orange, Lime, Lavender, Clary Sage, Geranium|
Clementine is an uplifting, revitalizing essential oil. Diffuse or mix into a blend for topical application.
In ancient times, clementines were referred to as the crown jewels of the mandarin family. The clergyman Pierre Clement is credited with crossing a mandarin and an orange. This coupling resulted in a seedless mandarin with a looser skin that was easier to peel.