Aluminum Potasium Sulfate
used as a mordant in natural dyeing
A natural dye substance that gives reds, purples, and pinks and corals.. Brazilwood can be obtained from several trees: Haematoxylum brasiletta, Caesalpinia sappan, C. echinata
Logwood comes from a tree native to the West Indies and the Yucatan Peninsula. The heartwood yields a dye that gives pinks, blues, purples and greens depending on the mordants.
Osage Orange comes from a tree native to Arkansas and Texas. Its wood makes a clear lemon yellow dye.
Osage Orange Dye
Red Sandalwood comes for a tree native to India and Indonesia. The dyesubstance is from the heartwood and yields oranges, browns and auburn shades of colour.
Red Sandalwood Dye
– used as a mordant in natural dyeing of cottons and linens
Natural Dyes – EBay Watch