Natural name is Hedychium spicatum. The normal name is Kapoor Kachri Oil. In Japan it is called Sanna Oil. This plant is appropriately disseminated in Western Himalayan at a height of around 3500-7500 Feet from ocean level.
- It is used during Holi festival and religious ceremonies in India.
- It is used in fragrance formulation for hair oils, as stop hair falling, soaps and face powder.
- Effects blackening of hair and it is Chief ingredient of Chayavanprash.