Citrus sinensis drawing of orange branch
Habitat A hybrid of ancient cultivation, originating in South-East Asia
Constituents Carotenoids, phenolic compounds, essential oils, flavonoids
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Aromatic
Slightly tonic
Carminative

Therapeutic uses Flavour — adds a tangy flavour
Digestion — stimulates the digestive system and relaxes the stomach
absurditii blends Cool — combined with elder flowers, lemon balm, rosehips, vervain leaf and hibiscus

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