The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best experience. Please click Accept Cookies to continue to use the site.

Silk Cocoons

TRE-3047

Availability:
1-3 Days

Silk Cocoons

These are white cultivated Mulberry (Bombyx) silk cocoons.  Package of 20 cocoons.

Fun Facts

  • 5,500 silkworms are required to produce 1 kg (2.2 lbs) of raw silk.
  • 200 pounds of mulberry leaves are needed to produce 1 pound of raw silk.
  • It takes a silkworm 3 - 4days to spin a cocoon around itself.
  • Each silk filament is 600-900 meters (1,970 - 2,950 ft.) long.
View More
$7.00
Description

Silk Cocoons

These are white cultivated Mulberry (Bombyx) silk cocoons.  Package of 20 cocoons.

Fun Facts

  • 5,500 silkworms are required to produce 1 kg (2.2 lbs) of raw silk.
  • 200 pounds of mulberry leaves are needed to produce 1 pound of raw silk.
  • It takes a silkworm 3 - 4days to spin a cocoon around itself.
  • Each silk filament is 600-900 meters (1,970 - 2,950 ft.) long.

Similar Products

Customers Also Bought

  • Silk Hankies

    $15.50
    Silk Hankies Who can resist the look and feel of
    Add to Cart
  • Silk Caps

    $13.75
    Silk Caps Mulberry silk caps are made from cultiva
    Add to Cart
  • Qiviut Down

    $100.00 $49.99
    The fine undercoat of the muskox is called qiviut
    Choose Options