A weaver's garden

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Interweave Press, LLC, 1987 - Crafts & Hobbies - 230 pages
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Plants for dyeing, herbs for repelling moths, fibers for spinning and stuffing, woody shrubs for traditional textile tools -- their histories, complete horticultural treatments, and contemporary uses are all covered in detail.

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Review: A Weaver's Garden: Growing Plants for Natural Dyes and Fibers

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Great pictures. I liked how the author displayed her results. Read full review

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Contents

Dyes from Plants
55
Soap Plants for Cleaning Textiles
123
Fragrant Plants to Scent and Protect Textiles
141
Copyright

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About the author (1987)

Rita Buchanan is the coeditor and co-author of TAYLOR'S MASTER GUIDE TO GARDENING as well as many other books. A botanist, horticulturist, and passionate gardener and designer, she turned a featureless cow pasture into a glorious garden landscape surrounding her home. She resides in Connecticut.

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