Linen is a textile made from the fibres of the flax plant. It requires very little fertilizer to grow and can be grown without the use of pesticides and herbicides. The entire plant can be used in a multitude of different ways making it a very versatile crop.
Linens is a highly absorbent material able to gain up to 20% moisture without feeling wet. It quickly removes perspiration from the skin leaving the wearer cool and comfortable in hot weather. Linen is among the strongest vegetable fibre which becomes softer the more you wash and wear it. Often blended with other fabrics to reduce wrinkles and add desirable characteristics.