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Synonyms for alkanet

perennial or biennial herb cultivated for its delicate usually blue flowers

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Dried Alkanna tinctoria rhizomes were obtained from a local market.
In case of un-mordanted cotton samples they have reported a value of 1.5 from Alkana (Alkanna tinctoria).
Shikonin (R-configuration) is an enantiomer of alkannin (S-configuration), which is found mainly in roots of the plant Alkanna tinctoria in Europe.
It was reported that the increased pigment accumulation caused by MeJA in Alkanna tinctoria was not due to increased biomass growth but to stimulation of the cells to its synthesis (Urbanek et al.
Still related to sandy soils but in the inner zones of the Nature Reserve, there are scattered stands of Alkanna tinctoria and Plantago albicans communities.