Latin Name: Citrus Bergamia
Plant Family: Rutaceae
Extraction: Expression of the tree & peel
Bergamot fcf Essential Oil is a light green-yellow liquid with a fresh, sweet-fruity with a slightly spicy balsamic undertone.
Bergamot FCF is steam distilled from the peel and is uplifting and cheering. Bergamot FCF is digestive and invigorating and can be used to help prevent apathy.
A fifteen-foot tree with long green leaves and white flowers. The fruit is pear-shaped but pitted like small oranges and the trees look is very similar to an orange tree. The Bergamot tree is the most delicate of all citrus plants demanding a special climate and soil. Very different chemically from the other expressed essential oils from this family, it is rich in esters and alcohols.