19 relations: Barbarea vulgaris, Brassicales, Carl Linnaeus, Dye, Flavonoid, Giza, Glucosinolate, Introduced species, Isatis tinctoria, Lincoln green, Linen, Luteolin, Natural dye, Reseda (plant), Rose madder, Silk, Weed, Wool, 1st millennium BC.
Barbarea vulgaris, also called bittercress, herb barbara, rocketcress, yellow rocketcress, winter rocket, and wound rocket, is a biennial herb of the genus Barbarea, belonging to the mustard family.
The Brassicales (or Cruciales) are an order of flowering plants, belonging to the eurosids II group of dicotyledons under the APG II system.
Carl Linnaeus (23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von LinnéBlunt (2004), p. 171.
A dye is a colored substance that has an affinity to the substrate to which it is being applied.
Flavonoids (or bioflavonoids) (from the Latin word flavus meaning yellow, their color in nature) are a class of plant and fungus secondary metabolites.
Giza (sometimes spelled Gizah or Jizah; الجيزة; ϯⲡⲉⲣⲥⲏⲥ, ⲅⲓⲍⲁ) is the third-largest city in Egypt and the capital of the Giza Governorate.
The glucosinolates are natural components of many pungent plants such as mustard, cabbage, and horseradish.
An introduced species (alien species, exotic species, non-indigenous species, or non-native species) is a species living outside its native distributional range, which has arrived there by human activity, either deliberate or accidental.
Isatis tinctoria, also called woad, dyer's woad, or glastum, is a flowering plant in the family Brassicaceae.
Lincoln green is the colour of dyed woollen cloth associated with Robin Hood and his merry men in Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire.
Linen is a textile made from the fibers of the flax plant.
Luteolin is a flavone, a type of flavonoid, with a yellow crystalline appearance.
Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals.
Reseda (mignonette) is a genus of fragrant herbaceous plants native to Europe, southwest Asia and North Africa, from the Canary Islands and Iberia east to northwest India.
Rose madder is the commercial name sometimes used to designate a red paint made from the pigment madder lake, a traditional lake pigment extracted from the common madder plant Rubia tinctorum.
Silk is a natural protein fiber, some forms of which can be woven into textiles.
A weed is a plant considered undesirable in a particular situation, "a plant in the wrong place".
Wool is the textile fiber obtained from sheep and other animals, including cashmere and mohair from goats, qiviut from muskoxen, angora from rabbits, and other types of wool from camelids.
The 1st millennium BC encompasses the Iron Age and sees the rise of many successive empires, and spanned from 1000 BC to 1 BC.