The sweet orange blossom is believed to have originated in Southeast Asia, specifically in Iran and China and northeastern India. The plant was then introduced to other parts of the world, such as the Mediterranean region, by traders and explorers.
The sweet orange blossom plant, also known as Citrus sinensis, is a small to medium-sized tree that belongs to the citrus family.
The tree typically grows to a height of 20 to 30 feet and has glossy, dark green leaves. The flowers, which are small and white, appear in clusters in the spring and emit a sweet, citrusy scent that is beloved by many.
The delicate white petals of the flowers form clusters that bloom in the springtime, emitting a sweet, citrusy aroma that is both calming and uplifting.
The sweet orange blossom plant is a lovely addition to any garden or landscape, providing both visual and culinary appeal.
Not only are these blossoms pleasing to the senses, but they also have many uses in culinary and medicinal practices. The petals can be dried and used to flavor teas, syrups, and desserts with their distinct orange flavor. They are also commonly used in perfumes, soaps, and candles for their pleasant scent.
Whether enjoyed for their beauty, flavor, or medicinal properties, these blossoms are sure to bring joy and benefit to those who appreciate them.
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Product Data Sheet
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Dried Sweet orange blossom petals
Dried sweet orange blossom petals can be used as tea infusion and infused water. They play an essential role in many Persian recipes from mixed teas, Jams, desserts, pastries to garnishing food and appetizers.
Storage and shelf life
Room temperature, away from direct sunlight / in cool and dry environment lasts 24 months
In packages of 4 kg, 6 kg and 8 kg. also Packaging based on customer request
highly aromatic, Have a sweet scent
brittle intact petals
dried small light beige petals
Moisture and volatile matter
5.5 <% maximum
Acid insoluble ash
Yeast and moulds (each)
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Frequently Asked Questions
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Sweet citrus flowers, also known as orange blossoms, are the fragrant flowers derived from the Citrus sinensis tree, which includes oranges, lemons, grapefruits, and tangerines.
The sweet orange blossoms are carefully picked by hand and undergo a thorough sorting and cleaning process. Additionally, advanced laser sorting techniques are employed to ensure high quality.
Sweet orange blossoms are known for their delightful citrusy scent and are prized for their essential oils. They typically bloom during the spring and summer seasons.
As a manufacturer, supplier, and wholesaler, we provide the finest quality citrus blossoms directly sourced from the farmers. We strive to offer the best products to our customers.
The difference between sweet and bitter citrus flowers lies in their composition and cost:
Sweet citrus flowers are typically made from a combination of oranges and other citrus fruits. They offer a pleasant, sweet, and floral aroma.
Bitter citrus flowers are exclusively made from oranges and have a distinctively bitter taste. They possess a unique aromatic profile that adds complexity to culinary creations