Indigo Dye Seed Pack / Blue

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The true indigo (Indigofera tinctoria) used to produce the famous blue dye that for 4000 years was considered the most important dye stuff in the world.

The leaves (strongest when in flower) contain indocan which must be fermented or steeped 12-48 hours to produce the blue dye.

Description

  • Scientific Plant Name: Indigofera tinctoria
  • Common NamesIndigo, True Indigo
  • Plant Type: Annual, Biennial or Perennial (Climate Dependent)
  • Height @ Maturity: up to 6'
  • Packet Weight: ~10g

Growing Tips

  • Best in full sun.
  • Well drained soil.
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$5.65
Description

The true indigo (Indigofera tinctoria) used to produce the famous blue dye that for 4000 years was considered the most important dye stuff in the world.

The leaves (strongest when in flower) contain indocan which must be fermented or steeped 12-48 hours to produce the blue dye.

Description

  • Scientific Plant Name: Indigofera tinctoria
  • Common NamesIndigo, True Indigo
  • Plant Type: Annual, Biennial or Perennial (Climate Dependent)
  • Height @ Maturity: up to 6'
  • Packet Weight: ~10g

Growing Tips

  • Best in full sun.
  • Well drained soil.