|Orange Peel (Bitter) (Cut & Sifted)|
Available in 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB, 1 LB.
Bitter Orange Peel, also called Curacao Orange Peel, is the thick outer peel of the fruit of Bitter Orange tree. It is an evergreen tree, belonging to the Rutaceae family. The orange from this tree is actually green, and not ripened to orange, before it is picked and the spongy white pulp (albedo) layer of the peel is removed before drying.
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Bitter Orange Peel is used in making marmalade, liqueurs, and Belgian and specialty style beers.
Bitter orange peel is mainly used to enhance appetite and to treat dyspeptic complaints. It is also used as an aid for minor sleeplessness.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions:
Use Bitter Orange with caution during pregnancy as large doses may stimulate contractions.
Magickal Powers and Correspondences:
Powers: Love, divination, luck, and money.
Planet Rulership: Sun
Element Rulership: Fire