Natural dye - bamboo

There are many kinds of bamboos throughout Asia, Africa and Americas and it is said that there are mainly 3 types of bamboos.

(Photo: leaves of a kind of bamboo)

You can dye fabric using the leaves of bamboos - depending on when you take the leaves from the plant, it will give different shades of colors between greenish yellow and yellowish grass color. It is also possible to obtain stark white color using the the young bamboo tree, not leaves. 

(Photo: a process in bamboo dye)

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