This packet contains at least 100 Seeds of Reseda luteola, Weld.
Weld is one of the oldest cultivated plants used to dye colors in the yellow spectrum. This easy-to-grow annual contains a host of pigments that can be bonded to fabric with the help of mordants, molecules that fix the color onto cloth.
Graham Keegan is a textile designer working exclusively with natural dyes. Having learned to dye through study of the historical record and lots of hands-on experience, he now teaches others to dye. Graham advocates for the use of natural color by distributing dye plants, seeds, books and kits. He specializes in print design using traditional block-print and hand cut stencil techniques.