Ambari Hemp (Or Kenaf)

AMBARI HEMP (or Kenaf)
Very long, light-coloured, silky, soft and strong bast fibre. The fibre is from 5 to 6 feet in length and both harsher and stiffer than the fibre of hemp. It is much used by the natives of India for the manufacture of ropes, strings and a coarse canvas cloth for making into sacks. Also known as Gambo hemp. The plant is the kenaf plant. Hibiscus cannabinus, and cultivated in Persia and Trans-Caspian Russia. Also called "Da" in French West Africa, "Gombo" in Portuguese Africa, "Ambari" and "Deccan Hemp" in India, "Bimlipatam" in Madras Presidency.

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