CHECK CARE INSTRUCTIONS FOR YOUR BIO REGION. NOTES HERE ARE FOR THE PACIFIC NORTH WEST.
Rotate area of harvest every 3 to 4 years.
March, April, May, June:
Add lime to soil.
Lay down new spring growth before 18 inches tall.
Cover in soil to promote new roots.
Harvest roots for dyeing.
Madder: a four colour, one-pot dye
Yellow, Red, Pink, Brown.
N/A, alum, exhast, soda-ash.
How to identifying madder root. Tip! The stem feels like a cat's tounge.
Mediterranean Basin, Europe.
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