Search

Never Say Dye

Autumn is here, Summer is over, Winter is coming...so whilst there are dye plants to be gathered in the lanes, I am into 'squirrel syndrome'. Gathering up as much of the fading Summer plant-colour as I possibly can before it's all gone. There's really no point in me trying to grow dye plants for a yellow dye because horsetail just grows everywhere around here. It's even poking up through my tarmac drive. I have no special recipe for this, and I've written about it before, but here we are again, a good old stand by at the end of the Summer. No recipe as I said. Just get a big pot of water on the boil, and stuff in as much as you can. When it starts to go limp and boil down a bit, I add more,

Categories

Archive

  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • YouTube

© 2020 by Highland Colours