Peganum harmala - Syrian Rue | Entheology. The seeds of this plant are used to obtain the dye "Turkish red." when extracted with alcohol. When extracted with water a yellow dye is obtained. The plant has been used to treat pain, skin inflammations, and tumors. It has also been found to be effective against parasites and bacterial infections. It needs a rich sandy dry soil.
Bouncing Bear Botanicals supplies quality Syrian Rue Peganum harmala, syrian rue seeds for sale and seed to buy. Syrian Rue Peganum harmala are mildly hallucenogenic in their own right and are sacred in the middle east.
Peganum harmala (Syrian Rue) grows throughout the Mediterranean, the Near East, and the Himalayas. Historically it has been used make a beautiful dye known as Turkish Red or Syrian Rue. This celebrated plant has been mentioned in the works of Homer, Leonardo da Vinci, and Shakespeare.