The representative flower of summer - orange blossom has different facets to it depending on the origin and the type of extraction method which was used. Orange blossom is the flower from the bitter orange tree and is citrusy, floral, bright, soapy, indolic (indole is a naturally-occurring molecule which is found in most white flowers which gives them their characteristic slight-decay note), honeyed, beeswax, jasmine-like, white floral, aromatic. As a multifaceted ingredient, it is suitable for both refreshing colognes and heavy oriental perfumes.
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Orange Blossom (Jo Malone London)
Fleur d'Oranger (Serge Lutens)
Orange Blossom (Yardley)
Fleur d'Oranger 27 (Le Labo)
Neroli 36 (Le Labo)
Fleur du Mâle (Jean-Paul Gaultier)
Fleur d'Oranger (L'Artisan Parfumeur)
Séville à l'Aube (L'Artisan Parfumeur)
Elie Saab Le Parfum (Elie Saab)