Hibiscus cannabinus Health effects and herbal facts

Known as
bastard-jute bimli-jute Deccan-hemp Indian-hemp Java-jute kenaf kenaf hibiscus
Hibiscus cannabinus

Medical use

Economic importance of Hibiscus cannabinus

Animal food foder
Materials fiber lipids

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Geografical distribution

  • AFRICA
    Native
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Chad; Ethiopia; Somalia; Sudan
    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi; Cameroon; Central African Republic; Rwanda; Zaire
    • West Tropical Africa: Ghana; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana; Namibia; South Africa - Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West; Swaziland
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Uncertain
    • Indian Subcontinent: India

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Chemicals detected

Chemical Plant part Low ppm High ppm
Hydroxycitric acid Leaf 90,000 110,000
Reference: Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. [Online Database]