On the road leading north from Manchester, in eastern Kentucky, to Booneville, twenty miles away, stood, in 1862, a wooden plantation house of a somewhat better quality than most of the dwellings in that region. The house was destroyed by ... Read more of The Spook House at Scary Stories.caInformational Site Network Informational
Privacy
     Home - Vegetable Dyes - The Dyeing Of Woollen Fabrics - Textiles For Commercial, Industrial, And Domestic

Plants Which Dye Blue






Devil's Bit. Scabiosa succisa. Leaves prepared like woad.

Dog's Mercury. Mercurialis perennis.

Elder. Sambucus nigra. Berries.

Privet. Ligustrum vulgare. Berries with alum and salt.

Red bearberry. Arctostaphylos Uva-Ursi.

Sloe.[A] Prunus communis. Fruit.

Whortleberry or Blaeberry. Vaccinium Myrtillus. Berries.

Woad. Isatis tinctoria.

Yellow Iris. Iris Pseudacorus. Roots.





Next: Plants Which Dye Yellow

Previous: Plants Which Dye Red



Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
ADD TO EBOOK


Viewed 8782