I repair antique Caucasian rugs, and I use hand-spun yarn to restore them. I do all my own dyeing using natural plants and minerals so that I can get a good…
By softwood cuttings in summer sub-shrubs and shrubs or by seed in autumn, cultivators by softwood cuttings only in summer; perennials may be propagated by seed or division in autumn or spring.
Pests, diseases or disorders
H.inodorum 'Elstead' is susceptible to rust, which produces orange spots on leaves, and H.'Hidcote' is prone to a virus that makes leaves narrow and variegated.