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New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Crop Uses and Products

Cosmetics

[search terms: cosmetics, beauty, skin care, toiletries, body care, skincare, bodycare]

 

Pharbitis hederacea

 

10.30

Catalpa ovata

Chinese Catalpa, Yellow Catalpa, Japanese Catalpa

3.48

Aloe vera

Chinese Aloe, Indian Aloe, True Aloe, Barbados Aloe, Burn Aloe, First Aid Plant

2.57

Asperula sintenisii

 

2.10

Caladenia drummondii

Drummond's Caladenia

2.10

Iris pallida

Sweet Iris, Dalmatian Iris

1.94

Picrasma quassioides

Nigaki, Ku Shu, Bitterwood, India Quassia, Quassia Wood, Shurni, Quassia-Wood, Quassiawood

1.92

Polygonatum officinale

Angular Solomon's Seal, Scented Solomon's Seal

1.88

Arisaema speciosum

Cobralily, Cobra Lilly

1.88

Eucalyptus perriniana

Spinning Gum, Spinning Gum

1.67

Calendula officinalis

Pot Marigold, Ruddles, Common Marigold, Garden Marigold, English Marigold, Scottish Marigold

1.51

Gleditsia japonica

Japanese Honey Locust

1.48

Aloe barbadensis

Chinese Aloe, Indian Aloe, True Aloe, Barbados Aloe, Burn Aloe, First Aid Plant

1.47

Cephalipterum drummondii

 

1.40

Zizyphus oxyphylla

 

1.39

Rosa centifolia

cabbage rose, provence rose, Rose de Mai

1.32

Papaver bracteatum

Oriental Poppy, Iranian Poppy, Persian Poppy

1.21

Duboisia myoporoides

Corkwood Tree, Corkwood

1.11

Prunus yedoensis

Yoshino Cherry, Somei-Yoshino

1.09

Geranium thunbergii

Thunberg's Geranium

1.06

Daviesia brevifolia

Leafless Bitter-Pea

1.05

Diuris cuneata

 

1.05

Thelymitra variegata

 

1.05

Solanum miniatum

 

0.96

Aloe arborescens

Krantz Aloe, Candelabra Aloe

0.90

Quercus vacciniifolia

Huckleberry Oak

0.84

Lygodium japonicum

Japanese Climbing Fern

0.78

Artemisia capillaris

Capillary Wormwood, Yin-Chen Wormwood

0.73

Lawsonia inermis

Henna, Hina, Henna Tree, Mignonette Tree, Egyptian Privet

0.72

Lesquerella auriculata

Earleaf Bladderpod

0.67

Persea gratissima

Avocado, Alligator Pear

0.66

Acacia mollis

 

0.59

Lallemantia iberica

Dragon's Head

0.57

Polygonum bistorta

Meadow Bistort, Bistort, Common Bistort, Adderwort, Dragonwort, Easter Giant, Easter Ledger, Easter Ledges, Easter Magiant, Easter Man-Giant, Gentle Dock, Great Bistort, Osterick, Oysterloit, Passion Dock, Patience Dock, Patient Dock, Pink Pokers, Pudding Grass, Pudding Dock, Red Legs, Snakeweed, Twice-Writhen, Water Ledges

0.55

Lawsonia alba

Henna, Hina, Henna Tree, Mignonette Tree, Egyptian Privet

0.53

Berberis aggregata

Salmon Barberry, Clustered Barberry

0.52

Berberis angulosa

 

0.52

Berberis fendleri

Colorado Barberry

0.52

Berberis floribunda

 

0.52

Berberis glauca

 

0.52

Berberis tomentosa

 

0.52

Berberis wisleyensis

Wisley Barberry

0.52

Praecoxanthus aphyllus

 

0.52

Spathyema foetida

 

0.52

Trillium persistens

Persistent Wakerobin

0.52

Potentilla villosa

Villous Cinquefoil, Northern Cinquefoil, Hairy Cinquefoil

0.52

Crocus sativus

Saffron Crocus

0.51

Lagerstroemia speciosa

Pride Of India, Giant Crape-Myrtle, Queen's Crape-Myrtle, Banabá Plant

0.50

Uncaria gambir

Gambir

0.49

Callicarpa americana

American Beautyberry

0.48

Argania sideroxylon

 

0.48

Rosa brunonii

Himalayan musk rose, Brown's Musk Rose

0.47

Hibiscus caesius

 

0.46

Benincasa hispida

Waxgourd, Winter Melon, White Gourd, Winter Gourd, Ash Gourd

0.45

Cornus officinalis

Asiatic Dogwood, Japanese Cornel, Japanese Cornelian Cherry, Cornelian Cherries

0.43

Bupleurum falcatum

Chinese Thoroughwax, Sickle Hare's Ear, Sickle-Leaf Hare's Ear

0.43

Evernia prunastri

Ring Lichen, Oakmoss

0.40

Corylus rostrata

 

0.39

Spirodela oligorrhiza

 

0.37

Tamarix chinensis

Five-Stamen Tamarisk

0.37

Anthemis nobilis

Chamomile, Camomile, Roman Chamomile, English Chamomile, Garden Chamomile, Ground Apple, Low Chamomile, Whig Plant

0.36

Piper cubeba

Cubeb, Tailed Pepper, Shital Chini, Kabab Chini, Java Pepper

0.36

Paullinia cupana

Guarana

0.36

Prosopis dulcis

 

0.35

Geraea viscida

Sticky Desertsunflower, Sticky Geraea

0.35

Arctium lappa

Greater Burdock, Gobo,Edible Burdock, Lappa, Beggar's Buttons

0.33

Aspalathus linearis

Rooibos

0.32

Dioscorea composita

Yam, Barbasco

0.31

Citrus macroptera

Melanesian Papeda, Wild Orange, Cabuyao, Satkara

0.30

Sapindus mukorossi

Chinese Soapberry

0.30

Durvillea antarctica

Cochayuyo

0.29

Arnica montana

Leopard's Bane, Wolf's Bane, Mountain Tobacco, Mountain Arnica

0.29

Polygonum multiflorum

Tuber Fleeceflower, Chinese Knotweed

0.29

Butyrospermum parkii

Shea Tree, Shi Tree, Vitellaria

0.28

Berberis lycium

 

0.28

Rosa rugosa

rugosa rose, Japanese rose, Ramanas rose

0.26

Chelidonium majus

Celandine, Greater Celandine

0.26

Eugenia caryophyllata

Clove

0.26

Chamaecyparis funebris

Mourning-Cypress, Chinese Weeping Cypress

0.26

Crataegus marshallii

Parsley Hawthorn, Parsley Haw

0.26

Piper betel

Betel Pepper, Betel Plant

0.25

Rosa damascena

damask rose, Rose of Castile

0.25

Pelargonium graveolens

Sweet Scented Geranium, Rose Geranium, Old Fashion Rose Geranium, Rose-Scent Geranium

0.24

Licania rigida

Oiticica

0.24

Lycopodium selago

Northern Firmoss, Fir Clubmoss

0.23

Justicia adhatoda

Malabar Nut, Adulsa, Adhatoda, Vasa, Vasaka

0.23

Osmanthus fragrans

Sweet Osmanthus, Fragrant Osmanthus, Sweet Olive, Fragrant Tea Olive

0.22

Davidsonia pruriens

Ooray, Davidson's Plum, Queensland Davidson's Plum

0.22

Linum bienne

Pale Flax

0.21

Cedrela toona

Red Cedar, Toon, Toona, Burma Cedar, Indian Cedar, Moulmein Cedar, Australian Red Cedar, Queensland Red Cedar, Indian Mahogany

0.21

Aster yunnanensis

 

0.21

Berberis sibirica

 

0.21

Doronicum austriacum

Austrian Doronicum

0.21

Gladiolus murielae

Abyssinian Gladiolus, Fragrant Gladiolus

0.21

Dioscorea villosa

Wild Yam

0.20

Rosa multiflora

multiflora rose, baby rose, Japanese rose, many-flowered rose, seven-sisters rose, Eijitsu rose

0.20

Buddleja scordioides

Escobilla Butterflybush

0.20

Aeschynanthus longicaulis

 

0.17

Arctium majus

 

0.17

Artemisia arborescens

Tree Wormwood

0.17

Emblica officinalis

Indian Gooseberry, Dhatrik, Amla

0.17

Andira araroba

 

0.16

Hakea rostrata

 

0.16

Acacia concinna

 

0.16

Digitalis lanata

Grecian Foxglove, Woolly Foxglove

0.15

Pyrus pashia

Wild Himalayan Pear, Batangi, Tangi, Mahal Mol, Passi

0.15

Centella asiatica

Spadeleaf, Centella, Asiatic Pennywort, Indian Pennywort

0.15

Allium flavum

Yellow Onion

0.15

Ficus lacor

 

0.15

Areca catechu

Areca Palm, Areca Nut Palm, Betel Palm, Bunga, Pinang, Adakka, Adike, Caccu, Betel Tree

0.14

Ageratum conyzoides

Tropical Whiteweed, Billygoat-Weed, Chick Weed, Goatweed, Whiteweed

0.14

Tanacetum balsamita

Costmary

0.14

Capsicum fastigiatum

 

0.14

Mallotus philippensis

Kamala Tree, Kamala, Red Kamala

0.14

Dactylopius coccus

 

0.13

Salvia glutinosa

Sticky Sage

0.13

Calotis cuneifolia

Wedgeleaf, Purple Burr-Daisy

0.13

Aeschynanthus speciosus

Basket Plant

0.13

Arctostaphylos densiflora

Vine Hill Manzanita

0.13

Bauerella simplicifolia

 

0.13

Centaurea chamaerhaponticum

 

0.13

Lesquerella douglasii

Douglas' Bladderpod

0.13

Micromeria juliana

 

0.13

Lycopodium cernuum

Staghorn Clubmoss

0.13

Glycyrrhiza glabra

Cultivated Licorice, Liquorice, Licorice

0.12

Eclipta erecta

False Daisy, Yerba De Tago, Bhringraj, Kehraj, Karisalaankanni

0.12

Lonicera caprifolium

Italian Woodbine, Goat-Leaf Honeysuckle, Italian Honeysuckle, Perfoliate Woodbine

0.12

Dittrichia graveolens

Stinkwort

0.12

Toxicodendron vernicifluum

Chinese Lacquer

0.12

Centaurea babylonica

Syrian Knapweed

0.11

Lonicera caerulea

Bluefly Honeysuckle, Blue-Berried Honeysuckle, Sweetberry Honeysuckle

0.11

Canangium odoratum

 

0.11

Caryodendron orinocense

Inchi Tree, Tacay Nut

0.11

Ulmus davidiana

Japanese Elm

0.11

Vernonia galamensis

Ironweed

0.11

Terminalia chebula

Myrobalan

0.11

Soliva pterosperma

 

0.10

Eucalyptus conglomerata

Swamp Stringybark

0.10

Plantago gaudichaudii

 

0.10

Rumex dumosus

 

0.10

Brachylaena hutchinsii

 

0.10

Coleus barbatus

Coleus, Indian Coleus

0.10

Eriobotrya japonica

Loquat, Japanese Medlar, Japanese Plum, Chinese Plum, Biwa, Lo Guat, Pipa

0.10

Iva angustifolia

Narrowleaf Marsh Elder, Narrowleaf Marshelder

0.10

Limonia acidissima

Indian Woodapple, Wood Apple, Elephant Apple, Monkey Fruit, Curd Fruit, Bal, Bael, Koth Bael, Kothu, Kaitha, Kath Bel, Kabeet, Kawis, Kawista, Kvet,  Belada Hannu, Byalada Hannu, Balulada Hannu,  Belingai, Vilam Kai, Kavath, Kaitha, Kaintha, Billa, Kapittha, Dadhistha, Surabhicchada, Kapipriya, Dadhi, Pu?Papahala, Dantas?Tha, Phalasugandhika, Cirap?K?, Karabhith?, Kan??, Gandhapatra, Gr?Hiphala, Ka??Y?Mlaphala, Divul, Vilam Palam, Vellaga Pandu

0.10

Foeniculum vulgare

Sweet Fennel, Fennel

0.10

Artocarpus polyphema

Cempedak

0.10

Fraxinus chinensis

Chinese Ash, Korean Ash

0.10

 

 


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