https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chrysopogon_zizanioides A tall perennial scented grass mainly cultivated in the tropics – in India, Tahiti, Java and Haiti – it bears a woody, sweet, oriental, almost tobacco-like aroma, depending from where it is sourced. Production in Haiti provides much needed income to its impoverished population.
Longoza, sometimes called White Ginger Lily, this plant emits a fresh, inviting, white flowery scent. Known as a remedy for headaches and inflammations in traditional medicine, this plant is an invasive species in Southern Africa, while being threatened by extinction in India. See also: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hedychium_coronarium fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hedychium edis.ifas.ufl.edu/fp240
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neroli Together with Jasmine, Orange Blossom is the most distinctive scent reminiscent of enchanting Mediterranean nights. Its pervasive aroma is an integral part of in North African culture, from perfumery, to cooking, and in daily life as a means of purification and appeasement.
Rooibos is a popular indigenous bush plant, literally ‘Red Bush’, comes from the fragile Fynbos ecosystem, found in areas of South Africa. Its antioxidant properties are recently being explored and its scent, reminiscent of tea and rose, is very subtle, somewhat faint, yet nontheless present. See also: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rooibos fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rooibos www.phytochemicals.info/plants/rooibos
Ylang Ylang considered an aphrodisiac, is a precious flower from Madagascar and Comoros with an unmistakable, penetrating, sweet and sensual scent that helps alleviate tension and anxiety. Its sustainable cultivation is a major source of income for these island communities. See also: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cananga_odorata fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ylang-ylang
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coffea_arabica https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robusta_coffee Reminiscent to Jasmine in shape and fragrance, coffee flowers surprise by their floral yet spicy scent which makes a very rare absolute, seldom used in perfumery.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carapa_guianensis From the heart of the Amazon, Andiroba oil is processed from the Carapa Guianensis tree and is highly valued for its analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties. It is an important resource for local communities, when exploited sustainably. NadiaZ promotes its use in perfumery, where it imbues very subtle, light, creamy and sweet notes.