ylang-ylang

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ylang-ylang

(ē`läng-ē`läng), perfume oil obtained by distillation of the fragrant flowers of Cananga odorata, a large tropical Asian tree of the custard-apple family. The oil is highly valued for soaps, cosmetics, and expensive perfumes, particularly in what are known as Oriental blends.
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Legende: Figure 3: plantation d'alignement de Cananga odorata le long de la cloture d'une villa dans le premier quartier residentiel Zone du bois a Ouagadougou ([c] Gabin Korbeogo, 04-02-2014)
One knows he is already in Anao town in Tarlac province when he sees "ylang-ylang" (Cananga odorata) trees lining its roads.
Cananga odorata, presento la mejor actividad larvicida con una concentracion letal media ([CL.sub.50]) de 64,9 ppm y [CL.sub.99] de 119,8 ppm, seguido por Cymbopogon nardus, Lippia origanoides y Lippia alba con una [CL.sub.50] de 106,3 ppm, 88,89 ppm y 110,1 ppm, y [CL.sub.99] de 203,5 ppm, 205,9 ppm y 211,5 ppm, respectivamente.
Phylogenetic analyses have focused on species relationships and the geographic origin of ylang-ylang (Cananga odorata (Lam.) Hook.f.
Her floral blend contains 4 drops lavender (Lavandula angustifolia), 2 drops ylang ylang (Cananga odorata), 4 drops rose (Rosa damascena), and 6 drops petitgrain (Citrus auranthum) essential oils.
(2009) when MS medium was fortified with NAA [3.0 mg/l] within 4 weeks of Cananga odorata culture.