Essential Oil ‘Gems’ – Petitgrain (Orange Leaf Oil)

Petitgrain (Orange Leaf) (Citrus amara; Citrus aurantium Linn.)




Qualities and Indications

  • Eases anger
  • Eases anxiety
  • Eases apathy
  • Eases depression / low mood
  • Eases sense of hopelessness
  • Hyperactivity
  • Insomnia
  • Mental and nervous exhaustion
  • Mental clarity
  • Nervous system sedative / nervous tension
  • Pre menstrual tension (PMT)
  • Stress and stress related conditions


Safety Information:

Non-irritant, non-toxic, non-sensitising, non-phototoxic.  Do not take orally / ingest


Please visit the ‘Safe Use and Application’ page featured on this website for further safety information, and the “Methods of Use’ page for details about various methods of application




Heather Godfrey