The orange blossom is the white flower of trees such as lemon, cedar or orange. Although it is more commonly known for being the flower of the orange tree. Its name derives from the Arabic “al-azahar”, which means white flower.
This tree is usually grown in warm climates, although its fruits bloom in late fall or early winter. However, it is in spring when it shows its maximum splendor and it is usually at the end of March or April when the fresh flowers, recently opened and without yellowing, are harvested.
The orange blossom is characterized, in addition to its beauty, by its intoxicating aroma, widely used in aromatherapy and cosmetics. Although it is true, this flower also has multiple therapeutic properties.