Mandarin, Red(Citrus reticulata blanco var, "mandarin")Essential oil/South Africa and Italy

Mandarin, Red(Citrus reticulata blanco var, "mandarin")Essential oil/South Africa and Italy


The train moved away from Garrago; the steam from the engine rising straight up into the clear evening sky, in great curly masses that contrasted whitely against the purple hills. A fainter orangeflower perfume was now perceptible, but I myself could not detect any difference between this fragrance and that to which I had become accustomed. The nostrils of these Spaniards, however,—men who lived on the land,—were keen to mark the delicate nuance. "Mandarinos!" they exclaimed; the fields hereabouts being full of trees of the mandarin orange, whose scent is not so strong as that of the ordinary azahar.
Letters from Catalonia and other parts of Spain, Volume 2
By Rowland Thirlmere

Images for Mandarin: Fruity, Tree and Flower

Red Mandarin essential oil is a orange-brown to dark yellow liquid displaying a an intensely sweet, fresh, juicy-fruity-citrus aroma with a fine floral/neroli undertone.


In natural perfumery used in colognes, top note in high class floral, citrus accords, culinary bouquets, tropical perfumes

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