100 Days Project

Jacinda: Inkweed

100 black ink drawings of common New Zealand garden weeds (plants found growing where they are not wanted). The drawings, made on A4 paper, will loosely depict the plants' essential characteristics. Where possible I will identify them using the Massey University Weed Database and other online sources. On completion I will output all the drawings as one large poster on photorag paper.

Day 90:

Dandelion 3

Taraxacum officinale

A young plant pulled out from newly composted area of garden. It has needed to grow tall stems to make its way up through the soil heaped on top of it. Looks almost like it might work in a salad.

Julia's Edible Weeds: Dandelions originate from Europe and are known for their deep tap roots which easily break when you try to dig them up. They don’t give up easily and will send up more leaves bringing up minerals from deep in the soil...