Limited edition full color pamphlet
Kaitlin Pomerantz and Zya S. Levy/WE THE WEEDS with Aislinn Pentecost-Farren
Graphic design by Mary Rothlisberger
Sponsored by Philadelphia Mural Arts and Shari Hersh's Restored Spaces Initiative
This pamphlet features collected botanical wisdom from residents of the Conestoga Shoemaker neighborhood of West Philadelphia. Favorite plants are featured with historical illustrations, community uses, lore and suggested recipes, as well as illustrations by local school children. This book celebrates and archives the rich botanical history and knowledge of this particular urban Philadelphia community.