Ylang Ylang Essential Oil 5 ml, 10 ml or 15 ml Botanical Name: Cananga Odorata Country of origin: Madagascar Extraction Method: Steam Distilled Plant part: Flowers Scent: Ylang-ylang Essential Oil has a sweet, exotic, floral scent that is one of the most sought after aromas. Strength of Aroma: Medium Note: Low Ingredients: Cananga Odorata. Main Constituents: Linalool: 18.5%, Geranyl acetate: 14.1% Blends well with: Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lavender, Neroli, Rosewood and Sandalwood. History: In Indonesia, Ylang-ylang flower petals are strewn upon the bed of newlywed couples. It was a popular ingredient of hair preparations in Europe and was known as Macassar oil. The word anti-macassar originated from this, since an anti-maccasar was used to keep hair oil from staining upholstered furniture.