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Fun with natural indigo

Indigo: it’s what makes blue jeans, well, blue jeans, and feeds our addiction for all things denim. But how many of us have really played with the stuff? 293 more words


Harvesting Japanese indigo

I planted out my Japanese indigo (Persicaria tinctoria) several weeks ago, having grown it all from seed. This week I picked some leaves and rubbed them on the page of my sketchbook to seeĀ if any blue appeared. 512 more words