Tiger Lily – 2


Plant Collected: Tiger Lily


Date Collected: May 2, 2011


Part of plant used and amount: Flowers heads 3 bunches ( about ½ gal).

Extraction process notes:

Fill with enough water to cover the plant material. Simmer for 4 hrs.  Let cool. Strain


Dye Recipe


Material/ WOF:  Merino wool ¼ oz


Dye/volume: 7 cps


Mordant/amount: ¼  tsp alum


Additions:  None


Recipe notes:

Simmer fiber in alum for 1 hr and let cool. Rinse fiber and add to the dye bath. Simmer for 4 hrs on med heat. Cool.  Rinse until water runs clear.

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