A UNIQUE SITE

Discover and visit a unique place

Visite Découverte au Château des Plantes
Discovery Visit
€13 each person
Guided visit with demonstration : from the field to the pigment extraction, passing through the workshop of plant dyeing.
Duration 1h30
Discovery Visit
€13 each person
Guided visit with demonstration : from the field to the pigment extraction, passing through the workshop of plant dyeing.
Duration 1h30
Discovery Visit
€13 each person
Guided visit with demonstration : from the field to the pigment extraction, passing through the workshop of plant dyeing.
Duration 1h30
Team member
Visit of the Dyeing Workshop
€15 each person
Discovery visit + dyeing of your own piece of fabric in the company of the Master of Woad. (The price of the piece of fabric is not included).
Duration 2h30
Visit of the Dyeing Workshop
€15 each person
Discovery visit + dyeing of your own piece of fabric in the company of the Master of Woad. (The price of the piece of fabric is not included).
Duration 2h30
Visit of the Dyeing Workshop
€15 each person
Discovery visit + dyeing of your own piece of fabric in the company of the Master of Woad. (The price of the piece of fabric is not included).
Duration 2h30

Group of 8 people minimum
Details and Bookings : +33 532 091 174

Discover…

All the secrets of Woad, from the harvest to the bleu dyeing in pays of Cocagne, including the industrial and traditional transformation. A full knowledge of the aromatic and organic medical plant, to the cosmetic and parapharmaceutical products.
Layer
Fleur de pastel pour produits de beauté naturels dans le Tarn
Boutique Produits naturels au Pastel
Boule de Cocagne
Or bleu Pastel
textiles naturels
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The Dyeing of Woad

The dyeing of Woad (Isatis Tinctoria) is grown on over 3 ha, as well as the production workshop of the bleu of Woad. Produce your very own « coques » like in Middle Ages and use the dyeing of Woad with our Master of Dyeing Bruno Berthoumieux.

The Lavenders

The different types of Lavenders grown beside the distillery. The harvest and distillation of lavenders and other plants ( Lavandin, Thyme…).

The Shop

The Shop « A Coté du Potager » ( beside the vegetable garden), with its products from the hive, the Woad in any form and its unique collection of more than 150 organic essential oils, as well as well-being products. Opening hours from Tuesday to Saturday, from 10:00 am to 12pm and from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

Presents and Souvenirs

At the end of your visit, some original presents are waiting for you in our shop.

High quality textiles of rare texture and dyed with real bleu of Woad

Discover our exceptional textiles allying rare material and dyeing with the bleu of Woad, such as the raw silk of moth form Madagascar, the silk from Laos or the cashmere from Nepal.

Come and Visit…

In the heart of an authentic and preserved nature, come and visit a unique place dedicated to the organic production of aromatic plants and to the discovery of ancestral botanical species which were forgotten, from the region like Woad and Cynara.
Venir au Château des Plantes

The Château des Plantes

Details & Bookings : +33 532 091 174
Route de la Serre
Château de la Serre
81580 Cambounet sur le Sor