Artichoke leaves granted their color and then went back to soil, the result is swaying in the middle. The others are done with the first step which is being dyed with pomegranate rind (Punica granatum) and madder root (Rubia tinctorum). Now they are ready for the second step which is the long way of obtaining green and purple: overdyeing yellows and pinks with indigo (Indigofera tinctoria).