Our daily bread I
Watercolour and graphite on paper
17 x 41cm
Eragrostis eriopoda (Woollybutt, Naked Woollybutt, Neverfail)
Australian National Herbarium specimen. This grass can live for up to 20 years. It is a significant grass and food source in the outback. Despite the seeds being very small, they are easy to husk and easy to grind and are very nutritious.