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Bergamot scientific name is Citrus bergamia. Bergamot essential oil is light yellow-green in color. It’s the most delicate of the citrus plants, requiring special climate and soil in order to thrive.
The bergamot tree can grow up to four meters high, with star-shaped flowers, and smooth leaves, bearing citrus fruit resembling but in a pear-shaped. The fruit ripens from green to yellow. The name bergamot is derived from the city Bergamo in Lombardy in Lombardy where the oil was first sold.
Citrus bergamot is commercially grown in southern Calabria, southern Italy. It is also grown in southern France and in cote d’lviro for the essential oil and in Antalya in southern Turkey for its marmalade. The fruit is not generally grown for juice consumption. However, in Mauritius where it is grown on small-scale basis, it is largely used for juice consumption by the locals.
|Botanical Name:||Citrus bergamia|
|Common name:||Rectified bergamot, furanocoumarin-free bergamot, citrus aurantium subsp. Bergamia Risso and poit, Bergamot orange.|
|Appearance/Color:||A thin, light yellowish green to yellowish brown liquid.|
|Odor:||The aroma is basically citrus, yet fruity and sweet with a warm spicy floral quality, and is reminiscent of Neroli, giving a middle note of medium strength.|
|Blends With:||Blends with Black pepper, clary sage, cypress, frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Mandarin, Nutmeg, orange, Rosemary, sandalwood, vetiver and Ylang-Ylang.|
|Method of Extraction||Steam Distillation|
|Key Constituents||Strength (%)|