Lawsonia inermis. PlantID, Botanical Name, Lawsonia inermis. Common Name, Heena. Classification. Kingdom: Plantae. Subkingdom: Tracheobionta. view in classification, Species. Plantae + · Tracheophyta + · Magnoliopsida + · Myrtales + · Lythraceae + · Lawsonia +. Lawsonia inermis L. Inventaire National du. L. inermis is a shrub or small tree widely cultivated as an ornamental and hedge plant and for the commercial production of henna, a dye.

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Don’t need the entire report? University of the West Indies. The Plant List, Henna dye is used for dyeing cloth and hair, for staining nails, palms and soles, and in traditional medicine. Phirke SS, Saha M, Risk of Introduction Top of page The likelihood of continued introduction of L. The earliest known use of the dye henna prepared from L.

Lawsonia inermis (Egyptian privet)

Annals of Botany, Indian Journal of Soil Conservation, 9: It is commonly used as hair dye and with the ascending trend of tattoos henna is used for body tattoos which is considered the most safe inermmis painless alternative form of body ornamentation. Cook Islands Natural Heritage Trust. Browse preference lawsonja Orma livestock and chemical composition of Prosopis juliflora and nine indigenous woody species in Bura, Eastern Kenya.

Description Top of page L.

In cultivation, while highest yields occur at years after planting, plants are often left in the field for max. Social Impact Top of page The henna dye is known to be dangerous to people with glucosephosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and may cause allergic reaction and injuries to the skin FDA, Some records of fungi from central India.


It can also be grown as a live fence. First nuclear DNA C-values for 25 angiosperm families. Views Read Edit View history. It is often planted as ornamental for its fragrant flowers. A checklist inermia the total vascular plant flora of Singapore: Database inventory of introduced plant species in the rural and urban zones of Galapagos.

It also contains mannite, tannic acid, Gallic acid, mucilage and naphtaquinone. Abundance of Lindingaspis rossi Mask. Retrieved from ” https: Birds feed on the fruits of L.

Central Classificqtion Zone Research Institute. Flowers numerous in large, pyramidal, terminal cymes, fragrant, 1 cm across and 4-merous, calyx with 2 mm long tube, and 3 mm long spreading lobes; petals orbicular or obovate, white or red; stamens 8, inserted in pairs on the rim of the calyx tube; ovary 4-celled, style up to 5 mm long, erect.

Lawsonia inermis – Wikipedia

In India, a black root rot caused by Corticium koleroga and a bacterial leaf spot caused by Xanthomonas lawsoniae have been reported on this species Orwa et al. Fruit a globose capsule, mm in diameter, many-seeded, opening irregularly. Physiology and Phenology L. It is glabrous and multi-branched, with spine-tipped branchlets.


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Lawsonia Inermis

Its petals are obvate, with white or red stamens found in pairs on the rim of the calyx tube. For example, a yield of kg dry leaves removes about classiication of nitrogen, kg of potassium and kg of phosphate Orwa et al.

It often grows in temporarily flooded, riverbeds and riverine thickets at elevations up to m Oyen, ; Orwa et al. This page was last edited on 1 Decemberat New phenolic glucosides from Lawsonia inermis. Catalogue of the Seed Plants of the West Lawsonix. Plants described in Lythraceae. Dye and tannin-producing plants.

A concise dictionary of plants cultivated in the United States and Canada. Lawsonix enemies Top of page Natural enemy Type Life stages Specificity References Biological control in Biological control on Alternaria alternata Pathogen Whole plant not specific Alternaria tenuissima Pathogen Whole plant not specific Corticium koleroga Pathogen Whole plant not specific Pachnoda interrupta Herbivore Whole plant not specific Phenacoccus solenopsis Pathogen Whole plant not specific Sarucallis kahawaluokalani Whole plant not specific Xanthomonas campestris pv.

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