Indigofera tinctoria


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Noun1.Indigofera tinctoria - deciduous subshrub of southeastern Asia having pinnate leaves and clusters of red or purple flowersIndigofera tinctoria - deciduous subshrub of southeastern Asia having pinnate leaves and clusters of red or purple flowers; a source of indigo dye
genus Indigofera, Indigofera - genus of tropical herbs and shrubs having odd-pinnate leaves and spurred flowers in long racemes or spikes
Indigofera anil, Indigofera suffruticosa, anil - shrub of West Indies and South America that is a source of indigo dye
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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72) La indigofera tinctoria, procedente de la India, era muy costosa y se sustituyo a menudo por el pastel (isatis tinctoria), cultivado en toda Europa y mucho mas economico, aunque su color no era tan intenso y resistente (D.
Today both organizations are using local Indigofera tinctoria, indicating that indigo had never been lost in Bangladesh, its use only having shifted from dye to fertilizer.
Tambien se sabe que realmente el primer equipo utilizado en la medida del color se remonta a 1827 y fue presentado por el medico y botanico frances Jacques Julien Houtton de La Billardiere (1755-1834), este cientifico interesado por la Historia natural, publico un estudio relativo a la medida del color de la Indigofera tinctoria titulado"Colorimetria: descripcion de un colorimetro y de los medios para conocer la calidad relativa de los aniles"