My Amazon Marketplace

Recommended Ad

Google Ads

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.

Hosting the site is involved. I’d like to thank those who have donated to help defray the web site hosting fees.  If you would like to contribute, please click the Donate button. Thank you.

Paper Store> Item Detail

Prev Dogbane Fiber Sheet Handmade Paper Next

Item Name

Dogbane Fiber Sheet

Fiber Name

The paper is made of Dogbane Bast

Dogbane (Indian Hemp) was used by Native Americans to make cordage. It makes a most interesting reddish brown paper. The fiber was harvested from plants that were blooming. I find if you harvest it in the fall, there is too much bark-like fiber on the stems.

About the Item

Each sheet is 5½ x 8½ inches and is enclosed in a cellophane envelope.

Item Image

Dogbane Fiber Sheet

About the Store

I am no longer selling items in this store but you can Contact me if you are interested in an item.


DISCLAIMER: This page contains affiliate links in the right hand panel, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a small commission. This helps support my website and allows me to continue to add new content. Thank you for the support!