nature, travels

visit of a dyeing & textile garden

I can't remember how I found it, but I was pretty chuffed to find a dyeing & textile garden to visit during our trip to the Loire valley. It is located in Le Coudray-Macouard little village, where hollyhocks & many other flowers grow wild in the tiny streets.

Linum usitatissimum / common flax / lin cultivé

Linum usitatissimum / common flax / lin cultivé

Cannabis sativa / common hemp / chanvre cultivé

Cannabis sativa / common hemp / chanvre cultivé

Papaver rhoeas / common poppy / coquelicot

Papaver rhoeas / common poppy / coquelicot

Solidago / goldenrod / solidage

Solidago / goldenrod / solidage

Rubia peregrina / wild madder / garance voyageuse

Rubia peregrina / wild madder / garance voyageuse

Phytolacca americana / American pokeweed / raisin d'Amérique

Phytolacca americana / American pokeweed / raisin d'Amérique

I'm sure you would have loved to walk there with us ...

Have a lovely weekend ahead ! Thanks a lot for your visit !

ox

Sonia