Mallow®: Natural Dye From Plant Punica granatum
Common Name: Pomegranate
Botanical Name: Punica granatum
Natural Dye: Yellow Dye Stuff for textile/Khaki
Mallow® is a natural dye extracted from fruit rind of Punica granatum, it is a mordant category of dye in natural dyes. It gives yellow, khaki & gray colour and changes with the change of pretreatment auxiliary in the process of dyeing.
Textile dyed with Mallow has anti-microbial, astringent, and anti-bacterial properties. It is an additional feature of textile dye treated with mallow.
Pomegranate tree, botanical name Punica granatum, has a long history of use as a medicinal plant. It blooms across the India and its fruit rind used for natural textile dyes. Its seed, juice and roots etc have possessed pharmaceutical activities and its peel extract enriched with anti-oxidant activity.