|CANANGA ODORATA - Yang-yang, Ilang Ilang, Annona Asiatic |
This tree is grown for its flowers, which are used as a fragrance for perfume. Grown in tropical America for shade and the perfume of its flowers. Flowers form a large star, having six yellow-green petals. The base of the flower has the glands from which the perfumed oil is extracted. The tree can be grown is protected areas. It freezes 26°F but will sucker back.