Today ylang ylang trees are widely grown in tropical areas throughout asia including indonesia the philippines and the polynesian islands. Although it hails from the philippines it s now grown and cultivated in tropical climates around the world.
According to some sources the name ylang ylang is derived from tagalog the main language of the philippines.
Ylang ylang flower. Ylang ylang also spelled ilang ilang also called perfume tree cananga odorata south asian tree of the custard apple family annonaceae in the order magnoliales a penetrating but evanescent perfume is distilled from its flowers. Favorite add to ylang ylang wax melt flowers luxuriousmeltbymegan. Ylang ylang cananga odorata essential oil comes from flower petals of the large tropical ylang ylang tree.
The flower of flowers as it is called sometimes has its firm place today in modern aromatherapy and perfumery. Let s see what nature cooked up for us this time shall we. This tropical tree is known for producing highly fragrant flowers in pale green.
Although the written history of ylang ylang e. Ylang ylang the flower is not only beautiful it s been called the flower of flowers for many reasons. Cananga odorata known as the cananga tree is a tropical tree that is native to india through parts of indochina malaysia the philippines and indonesia to queensland australia.
The ylang ylang tree just like the sugar apple is a member of the annonaceae family. Ylang ylang flower set incense cones x11 incense ceramic holder craftsalleyuk. Ylang ylang is a yellow star shaped flower that grows on the cananga tree cananga odorata this tropical species is native to countries surrounding the indian ocean such as india the.
Native to southeast asia ylang ylang cananga odorata is a tropical tree belongs to annonaceae family sugar apple family. It stems either from ilang meaning wilderness hinting at the natural habitat of the tree or from ilang ilan. 2 out of 5 stars 1 1 reviews 4 69.
The name ylang ylang means flowers of flowers it produces highly fragrant flowers of pale green color which turns yellow afterwards. This tree is an extremely low maintenance tree that originates from southeast asia. It is valued for the perfume extracted from its flowers called ylang ylang ˈ iː l æ ŋ ˈ iː l æ ŋ ee lahng ee lahng a name also sometimes used for the tree itself which is an essential oil used in.
Ylang ylang in tagalog a philippine language means flower of flowers the slim smooth barked evergreen reaches about 25 m 80 feet and is covered year. 5 out of 5 stars 1 1 reviews 4 93. Ylang ylang is a fast growing straggling pendulous evergreen tree that normally grows up to 40 m 130 ft tall with a trunk diameter of 75 cm 2 5 ft with an irregularly shaped crown and a sometimes drooping brittle branch formation.