Madder Root Seeds
15 seeds per packet
Madder dye is a natural red dye extracted from the roots of the madder plant (Rubia tinctorum). The use of madder as a dye can be traced back to ancient civilizations and has been used for centuries to color textiles, leather, and even food. The dyeing process involves extracting the pigment from the roots of the madder plant and then applying it to the desired material. The color produced by madder dye can range from a deep red to a pinkish or orange hue, depending on the method of extraction and the materials used. Madder dye is known for its ability to produce rich, long-lasting colors that do not fade easily, making it a popular choice for high-quality textiles and garments.