The whole plant yields a yellow dye. When gathered in the fall, the color given is pale, much like that called nankeen; later in the year the dye is of a darker hue and will dye wool a deep yellow.
- Scientific Plant Name: Agrimonia eupatoria
- Common Names: Agrimony, Common Agrimony, Church Steeples or Sticklewort
- Plant Type: Perennial
- Height @ Maturity: 2 - 3'
- Seeds per Packet: ~50
- Best in full or partial sun.
- Prefers finer soils.
NOTE: Certain U.S. states do not permit the growing of some of these seeds, viewing them as "invasive." Please adhere to the regulations in your area.