Light Orange Silk Chiffon Scarf Dyed with St. John's Wort Flowers
This stunning orange colored silk chiffon scarf is dyed with many many little St. John's Wort Flowers. Gathering this many flowers and picking them off their stems is very labor intensive but the color results are stunning. It is an amazing magical dye plant which yields three colors from one dye pot! Here you see the orange, a delight to the eyes. This scarf measures 14" x 62". St. John's Wort is a very potent healing herb, it helps restore damaged nerve tissue, it's anti-bacterial, anti-viral, and anti-inflammatory properties help treat infections. The rich red oil made from flowers is best remedy for skin trauma, use topically to heal burns, cuts. It treats mild depression, anxiety stress tension, brings sun into the heart. Long known as the plant of the fairy folk, the spirit of St. John's Wort can teach us much about the secrets of the natural world, helping us cross the veil through dreams and visions.