was found that presented the best larvicidal activity with a lethal concentration ([LC.sub.50]) of 64.9 ppm and [LC.sub.99] of 119.8 ppm, followed by Cymbopogon nardus, Lippia origanoides and Lippia alba with an [LC.sub.50] of 106.3 ppm, 88.89 ppm and 110.1 ppm, and [LC.sub.99] of 203.5 ppm, 205.9 ppm and 211.5 ppm, respectively.
Effects of plant growth regulators on callus induction from Cananga odorata
flower petal explants.
Ylang Ylang:The scent of Ylang Ylang, rich and deep with notes of rubber, custard, jasmine and neroli, is the basis for the perfume Chanel No5.The essential oil of the flower, native to the Philippines and Indonesia, is obtained through steam distillation and is also used in aromatherapy.
amara) Essential Oils to Help Lift the Spirits: Sandalwood (Santalum album) Ylang Ylang (Cananga odorata
Laurent, after importing a particular flower (Cananga odorata
or, as it is known in the Philippines, where it is grown, ilang-ilang), set up its own plantations in Africa and secured a patent on the perfume derived from the native Filipino species.
For species in which the fruits do not change color during ripening (Palaquium stehlinii [Sapotaceae], Planchonella grayana [Sapotaceae], and Cananga odorata
[Annonaceae]), fruit was considered ripe as soon as it reached full size.
Sixteen compounds and including a new stereoisomer of (+)-ushinsunine-[beta]-N-oxide (113a) were isolated from the methanolic extract of the Cananga odorata
(Hsieh et al.
Flowers were used in only one preparation, that involving Cananga odorata
, for the treatment of malaria infections.
Research: Investigators initiated a double-blind, randomized, parallel-group, placebo-controlled study in order to evaluate the effect of orally self-administered Slim339, which is a proprietary fixed combination of Garcinia cambogia extract with calcium pantothenate (standardized for the content of hydroxycitric acid and pantothenic acid) and extracts of Matricaria chamomilla, Rosa damascena, Lavandula officinalis and Cananga odorata
, on body weight in overweight and obese volunteers.
Other plants have been previously investigated for their in vitro inhibitory properties on detrusor contractility, such as Ylang Ylang (Cananga odorata
) (Kim et al.