Introduction to UK Grown Red Dye Plants: Talk from the Plot

Stand PF A17 (Nature's Rainbow)

Discover which traditional dye plants for red can be grown in the UK. Discuss with an experienced dye gardener which plants might provide a useful crop for regenerative farming in the future.

In 2022 a 3mx3m trial plot was planted at Groundswell with over ten species of traditional dye plants (full details online here) Ashley will talk about the dye plants which have thrived and those which have struggled in the field.