An informative sampling focused on herbs and tea with an occasional sprinkling of fairy dust and a glimpse into family activities too. The contributions to this blog is the combined effort created by the sisters of The Rosemary House and Sweet Remembrances.
The textile garden features a variety of plants used in textiles. Flax is spun into fiber, teasel is used to tease the wool. Many of the plants are used to achieve color by dying the wool. Below is Broom, which yields a beautiful green color.
Hostas, Iris, Celandine, Lungwort and others were used as "dye plants" to bring color to cloth.