A Short Guide
Seagrass is exactly as the name implies, a grass that grows in the sea or in areas that have saltwater
Water hyacinth is an aquatic plant that has a slender rootstock kind of stalked leaves. These leaves are then cut and dried and then woven.
Seagrass is cut, dried, spun, dyed and then woven into a lot of different items including baskets, lampshades, furniture, and area rugs
Water Hyacinth can be woven in a variety of weaves and shapes and sizes. It can be dyed or painted into a variety of colors.
Seagrass and Water Hyacinth production helps to support entire communities in North Vietnam.