This traditional perfume oil is extracted from the fresh flowers of hina that belongs to the Lythraceae family. Hina is a small tree that grows up to seven meters high at its tallest. Leaves of heena grow opposite to each other on the stem. Henna flowers generally have four sepals.
Its fruits are small 4–8 mm in size (0.16–0.31 in) in diameter. It grows well where minimum temperature is above 110celsius. It is capable to endure extreme heat as well as long droughts.
Botonical Name : Lawsonia Inermis
CAS # : 84988-66-9
Country of Origin : India
Color & Odor : sweet scent
Solubility : soluble in water
Specific Gravity : 0.9650 to 0.9850
Optical Rotation : -0.300 to -0.400
Refractive Index : 1.4765 to 1.4925
Flash Point : N/A
Extraction Method : Steam Distillation