I first created this site back in 1998 to document the wild plants that I encountered. But it has grown into a clearinghouse of information on landscaping, backyard birds, butterfly gardening, plant identification and making paper from plant fiber. After leaving Kansas, I thought of deleting the site. But realize it has a wealth of information that people rely upon.
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Plant Fiber Name
Cottonwood + Grape + Mulberry
Plant Fiber Description
Three fibers were combined to make this beautiful paper. The dark flecks are grape vine bast. The cottonwood bast is yellowish, while the mulberry is off white.
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