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Botanical Name : Citrus nobilis
Usage : Tangerine (Citrus reticulata) essential oil is a delightful alternative Orange essential Oil, has a lighter and sweeter aroma when used in a blend.
The tangerine tree is actually the American variety of the East Asian Mandarin. Some experts would say their scents are interchangeable. While others find the aromas different from each other with Mandarin being the more bitter of the two, comparing Mandarin as mix between orange and grapefruit.
Mandarin oil also has higher alcohol content and contains esters. Tangerines oil is extracted from the peel by cold expression.