Fiber Color Range
Grayish, teal greens and bright pinks can be produced from this variety of pincushion but they are less lightfast than other dyes, so be sure to use heavily-mordanted fibers.
Puffy, round flower heads sit atop long stems, making them an excellent cut flower in addition to interesting dye plant. With so many little petals per flower, these are a good choice for bundle-dyeing. These are a cut-and-come again type of plant so harvest often to keep them productive.
|Height||18" - 24"|
|| Well-drained, sandy soil;