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Woad ( Isatis tinctoria)


Biennial

Medicinal
Height: 4 feet
Aspect: Sun or partial shade
Soil Type: Well drained
Uses: Dye Plant
Care: Allow to self-seed
Usually available: March to September
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
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Woad ( Isatis tinctoria)

Woad – Isatis tinctoria

Woad – Isatis tinctoria is famous throughout history as a blue dye plant although the flowers are yellow. The fluffy flower sprays produce large, black seeds which are popular with flower arrangers. The leaves are pulped and fermented to produce dye.

£2.20

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Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

Additional information

Height

3 – 5 Foot

Life Cycle

Biennial

Colour

Yellow, Orange, Red

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

No

Medicinal

Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun, Semi-Shade

Herbs for Tea

No

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

No

Culinary Herbs

Not culinary

Scented

No Scent

Herb Group

Other

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