TROPICAL PLANT CATALOG


Pictogram Guide · Mouse over pictogram for definition

Artabotrys hexapetalus, Artabotrys odoratissimus, Artabotrys uncinatus, Ylang Ylang Vine, Bhandari Vine, Climbing Lang-Lang, Tail Grape, Ilang-Ilang

Click to see full-size image

Artabotrys hexapetalus, Artabotrys odoratissimus, Artabotrys uncinatus

Ylang Ylang Vine, Bhandari Vine, Climbing Lang-Lang, Tail Grape, Ilang-Ilang
Family: Annonaceae
Origin: Tropical Asia
Large shrub 5-10 ftVine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterYellow/orange flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSeaside, salt tolerant plant

Also known by its common name in India as "Manorangini" and "Hara-champa" or "Kantali champa". Woody climber, can become dense evergreen shrub bearing extremely fragrant canary yellow or light green flowers, turning yellow with age. Absolutely intoxicating fragrance! A medium size vine 8 to 10'. Once picked flowers are very long lasting and hold the scent for days, if kept in water, permeating an entire room.


Similar plants:




Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/artabotrys_hexapetalus.htm

Artabotrys hexapetalus - Ylang Ylang vine

Click to see full-size image

This plant is seasonally sensitive: during cooler months leaves may drop or get yellow/dark spots. New leaves will regrow with warm temperatures (over 80F). It is still available for purchase but do not order if leaves appearance matters to you.
Ylang Ylang vine - strong fragrance of flowers resembles lemon candy and melon. Woody climber, can become dense evergreen shrub bearing extremely fragrant canary yellow or light green flowers, turning yellow with age. Absolutely intoxicating fragrance! Once picked flowers are very long lasting and hold the scent for days, if kept in water, permeating an entire room.

RECOMMENDED FERTILIZER:
SUNSHINE Pikake - Fragrant Flower Booster
This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
6"/1 gal pot