EPPO Global Database

Cananga odorata(CANOD)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-10-07

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CANOD
  • Preferred name: Cananga odorata
  • Authority: (Lamarck) Hooker & Thomson

Notes

India, southeast Asia, Australia. Cultivated as an ornamental tree, and for perfume, throughout the tropics


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Canangium odoratum (Lamarck) King

Common names
Name Language
macassar-oil tree English
perfume tree English
ylang-ylang English
Ylang-ylang-Baum German
canang odorant French
flor de ilán Spanish
ilang-ilang Spanish
ilan-ilán Spanish