Lawsonia inermis, Henna

Lawsonia inermis

Family: Lythraceae
Origin: Northern Africa, Southwestern Asia
USDA Zone: 9-11?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapLarge shrub 5-10 ft tallFull sunModerate waterWhite, off-white flowersPink flowersPlant attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsEthnomedical plant.
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Habitat: hot, semi-arid regions. Small clusters of white fragrant flowers. Pink variety available. Prefers acid soil. Leaves are used for coloring hair, tattoos. Alcoholic extract of the leaves showed mild anti- bacterial activity.

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Lawsonia inermis - Henna

Henna. Small clusters of white fragrant flowers. Leaves are used for coloring hair, tattoos since ancient times.

Recommended Fertilizer: SUNSHINE Robusta - Rapid Growth Booster
This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
6"/1 gal pot
3 plants in stock