Orange

Orange
Citrus Sinensis

Citrus Sinensis

The orange belongs to the citrus family which consists of trees and bushes. The orange tree originates from the Far East, mainly India and China. In Europe it was used for therapeutical purposes at the end of the 17th century, because it was a very rare tree and therefore very precious. By the time the plant adjusted perfectly to the Mediterranean climate.

Curiosity

Properties

Properties

Orange is a natural remedy and has a calming and relaxina effect with its reflective scent. Therefore it is used for stress and nervousness. It disperses a fresh and fruity scent. Orange is also used in the kitchen as a natural aroma for sweet things. To simplify the dosage you should mix some drops with butter, vegetable oil or sugar. It develops also a wonderful scent in the sauna and oil burner.

Benefits Orange

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Sources

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