Twenty Places, twenty herbs, twenty stones

Basket made containing a stone from twenty places and made of plants collected from those places.

Giants Causeway, Northern Ireland – silverweed.   Mount Caburn, Sussex – Salad Burnet.  Glastonbury, Somerset – Yarrow.  Auvernes, France – Ginseng.  Cevennes, France – Broom.  Friston Forest, Sussex – Wayfaring tree.  High Rocks, Kent – Yew.  Ben Alder, Scotland – Heather.  Bodmin Moor, Cornwall – Rosebay Willowherb.  Pilton, Somerset – Sage.  Foinaven, Scotland – Sedge Grass.  Cairngorm Mountains, Scotland – Scots Pine,  Sri Pada, Sri Lanka – creeping plant with small white flower.  Horton Plains, Sri Lanka – Spiny bamboo.  Dambula, Sri Lanka – Long stemmed feathery grass.  Sigirya, Sri Lanka – Banyan roots.   Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka – The herb on which yellow butterflies feed.  Mihintale, Sri Lanka – Nidikumba.Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka – Palm leaves.  Asdown Forest, Sussex – Tussock grass.

23 x 7.5 cm


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