answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Peruvian Highland sheep are a cross between Corriedale (for strength and long fiber length) and Merino (for softness and fineness).

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2010-10-13 21:38:19
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is peruvian highland wool?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Which is better merino wool or peruvian highland wool?

It depends on what you're looking for. Merino wool is incredibly soft, and has a nice light hand, but it tends to be fragile. It doesn't always wear well, and is prone to fuzzing and pilling. It's lovely when softness is the main consideration, like for a scarf or baby items. But make an active boy a sweater of it, and the thing will be all pills and holes in no time at all. Peruvian Highland sheep are a cross between Merino (for the softness) and Corriedale (for durability.) You get a wool that is stronger and more durable, without losing too much in softness. It's a good all purpose wool, but not butter-soft like the merino.


Will pervuian highland wool felt?

All pure wool will felt, because the fibres naturally bind together more tightly when agitated in hot water.


What is a poncho made out of?

A poncho is a peruvian traditional clothing, made of wool. Of course there are many alternatives: made of yarn, knitted or crocheted..


What is peruvian?

A llama is a Peruvian ruminant.


What is a Peruvian?

A llama is a Peruvian ruminant.


What is a Peruvian ruminant?

A llama is a Peruvian ruminant.


Are Incas Peruvian?

Yes. Incas are Peruvian.


What is the wool of Scottish Highland Sheep used to stuff?

I know of nothing. They are not a fleece breed, they are for meat, and their fleeces are not desirable. Maybe for quilts, but not much else.


When did Peruvian libra end?

Peruvian libra ended in 1931.


What is a peruvian beast?

Another name for a Peruvian Beast is a llama.


When was Peruvian Corporation created?

Peruvian Corporation was created in 1890.


When was Peruvian sol created?

Peruvian sol was created in 1863.

People also asked