Alkanet root (Alkanna tinctoria)

€4,00

Alkanet root (Alkanna tinctoria)

€4,00

Alkanet (Alkanna tinctoria), also known as dyer's alkanet is a herb in the borage family. Their roots are used to extract a bluish/purple dye.
Alkante's dye is not water soluble, so it is necessary to soak it in alcohol for one or two weeks to extract the dye. Basic solutions will produce colors in the purple range, while acid solutions will give reddish colors.

Specifications
- Alkanet root
- available in 50gr or 100gr bags
- Country of origin: India 

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