invaders archive
ongoing

I am making an Invaders Archive. The archive will collect and hold information about invasive plant species and will cover subjects ranging from science and ecology to culture and folklore; human influence and climate change to art and design.
This is an ongoing project.


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Giant Hogweed Seed Heracleum mantegazzianum
Seed, resin 2015. 3cm diameter

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Buddleja Seed Buddleja davidii
Seed, resin 2015. 3cm diameter

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Himalayan Balsam Seed Impatiens glandulifera
Seed, resin 2015. 3cm diameter

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Set of three seeds for the Invaders Archive 2015

chesney hogweed print

Giant Hogweed Seeds
Heracleum mantegazzianum
Screen print 2015. 59 x 42 cm

chesney balsam print

Himalayan Balsam Seeds
Impatiens glandulifera
Screen print 2015. 59 x 42 cm

chesney buddleja print

Buddleja Seeds Buddleja davidii
Screen print 2015. 59 x 42 cm


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Collecting Giant Hogweed Heracleum mantegazzianum specimens for
the Invaders Archive in July 2014.


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