The orange blossom is native to Tunisia and it blossoms from the orange citrus tree. Though the plant is well known for its delicious flavorful fruit, the blooms are much loved for their delicate appearance and fruity aroma. The orange blossom flower is known for its numerous uses. It's used in the preparation of culinary delights as well as several cosmetic uses. During the Victorian times the flowers of the orange blossom were a part of a bride's apparel and were woven into the hair to give an ethereal appearance to the bride. The main reason for this was that the orange blossom was considered to be a symbol of chastity, fertility and purity, virtues which were thought to be essential in all newly married women.