Ramie (Boehmeria) Vietnamese La Gai 1 Plants 8" to 1 Feet 3" Pot

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$10.00

Ramie (Boehmeria) - Vietnamese Lá Gai Live Plants With Good Root - Fresh From Our Garden(You Will Receive 1 Plant(s) - 8" to 1 Feet Tall - Ship in 3" Tall Pot)

Ramie is one of the strongest natural fibers. It exhibits even greater strength when wet.Ramie fiber is known especially for its abilityto hold shape, reduce wrinkling, and introduce a silky lustre to the fabric appearance. It is not as durable as other fibers, and so isusually used as a blend with other fibers such as cotton or wool. It is similar to flaxin absorbency, density and microscopicappearance. However it will not dye as wellas cotton. Because of its high molecularcrystallinity, ramie is stiff and brittle andwill break if folded repeatedly in the sameplace; it lacks resiliency and is low inelasticity and elongation potential In Vietnam, it is used for Bánh Ít Lá Gai