Lawsonia inermis

Scientific Name: Lawsonia inermis
Synonym: Alcanna spinosa, Casearia multiflora, Lawsonia alba, Lawsonia speciosa, Lawsonia spinosa, Rotantha combretoides
Common Name: Henna, Mignonette Tree
Chinese Name / 中文名: 指甲花 (Zhǐjiǎ huā), 散沫花 (Sàn mò huā)
Other Local Name: Inai (Malay)
Family Name: Lythraceae
Origin: North Africa, Southwestern Asia
Images Location: Penang, Malaysia
Growth Habit: Shrub
Characteristic: A small tree with fragrant flowers with color ranging from white, pink, yellow and red.
Care Requirements: Prefers full sun and moderate watering.
Uses: Cosmetics as dye and perfume.

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