Hibiscus cannabinus


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Noun1.Hibiscus cannabinus - valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation
hibiscus - any plant of the genus Hibiscus
deccan hemp, kenaf - fiber from an East Indian plant Hibiscus cannabinus
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The warm-season herbaceous plant, Kenaf, well known as hibiscus cannabinus, has immense potential as a source of feedstock, energy and fiber, and its seeds showcase extensive potentials for several domestic and industrial uses.
Chemistry, phytotechnology, pharmacology and nutraceutical functions of kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus L.) and roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.) seed oil: An overview.
Kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus L.) is an annual herbaceous plant native to southern Asia and is traditionally grown for its fiber.
Similarily, Naturally infected plants showing yellow leaf vein netting symptoms accompanied by excessive yellowing and curling of leaves and stunting of the whole plant were reported on Ageratum houstonianum (Srivastava et al., 2015),Amaranthus cruentus (Raj et al., 2008), Hibiscus cannabinus L (Raj et al., 2007).
Yellow vein netting of Bimili jute (Hibiscus cannabinus L.) in India caused by a strain of Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus containing DNA b.
Kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus) is a short-day annual herbaceous plant that tolerates a broad range of soil types and climates (Dempsey, 1975).
A glasshouse experiment was conducted to determine the extent of Jatropha curcas and Hibiscus cannabinus efficiency to the remediation of zinc and copper contaminated soils amended with sewage sludge.
(2011) showed the stem of Kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus) has the highest dry matter content in comparison to other parts ot the plant.
The best varieties of Jute are Bangla Tosha Corchorus olitorius (Golden shine) and Bangla White Corchorus capsularis (Whitish Shine) and Mesta or Kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus) is another species with fiber similar to Jute with medium quality.
Kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus L.) is an annual herbaceous crop of the Malvaceae family of which cotton and okra are also members.
Kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus L.) belongs to the Malvaceae family and section Furcaria.
In this study, the levels of mineral nutrients (Ca, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, Na and Zn) in the leaves of Hibiscus sabdariffa, Amaranthus spinosus, Hibiscus cannabinus, Solanum macrocapon and Vigna unguiculata popularly used in food recipes in northern Ghana were compared with the levels in Colocasia esculenta ("Kontomire", Cocoyam) leaf.