The Bowmont breed was developed by the Macauley Institute in Scotland to be the British answer to Merino. It’s the only British breed producing wool in the Super and even Ultra Fine Merino classes. The project closed after twenty years of hard work when EU funding ran out. Bowmont are now very rare and un popular. Bowmont sheep gives a luxury super soft fiber which spins up into a fine laceweight yarn.
Amount: 16 oz
Staple length: 2.25 inches
Vegetable Matter: Skirted, low vm