Botanical Name: Cananga odorata
Plant Part: Flowers
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Cananga is a tall tropical tree up to 20m high with large, tender, fragrant flowers, which can be pink, mauve or yellow. The yellow flowers are considered best for the extraction of essential oil.
Colour: Pale to dark yellow liquid.
Aromatic Scent: Cananga Essential Oil has a sweet, exotic, deeply floral and heady with a creamy note.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Rosewood, Jasmine, Vetiver, Bergamot, Mimosa, Cassia, and Rose.
Uses: The chemical constituents of essential oils such as Cananga Oil were sought for their efficacy in many applications, for their aphrodisiac, anti-depressant, anti-infectious, anti-seborrhoea, antiseptic, sedative and tonic properties.