Do you know dyeing stuff can be extracted from fruits or flowers? You may surprise that the colors are completely different from original plants. Here’s a list of colors and that the plant came from:


  • Blue:indigo, red cabbage, red mulberries, blueberries, purple grapes,
  • Brown:oak bark, walnut hulls, tea, coffee,
  • Green:spinach, peppermint leaves, lilacs, plantain, peach leaves
  • Orange:carrots, gold lichen, onion skins
  • Pink:berries, cherries, avocado
  • Yellow:marigolds, sunflower petals, barberry roots, yellowroot roots, yellow dock roots


Actually, there still have a lot of natural dyes. We should thank our earth provide us not only food, but colorful world!