Lawsonia inermis (Henna) Powder

A shrub with spiny branchlets and short stalked elliptical leaves. Distributed throughout Nepal, about 600 m (Mid hills) in open places.

1. Considered as a very dear herb by women. 2. Brings good fortune and good luck. 3. Shows expression of love. 4. Therefore, used leaves paste during marriage ceremonies and auspicious festivals on the hands and feet by the women of Terai region in Nepal.
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