Caning odorata (Ylan Ylan)

Cananga odorata (Ylan-Ylan)

Cananga odorata (Ylan-Ylan) Aka the Cananga tree (Indonesian: kenanga, Balinese: sandat, Acehnese: seulanga, Filipino: ilang-ilang, Ilocano: allangigan), is a tropical tree that originates in the Indonesia, Malaysia, and Philippines. The tree has naturalized in the Caribbean. It is valued for the perfume extracted from its flowers, called ylang-ylang  (a name also sometimes used for the tree itself),…