“Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.” Eeyore to Winnie the Pooh (A. A. Milne)
“What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.” Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 – 1882) American essayist, lecturer and poet
“A weed is but an unloved flower.” Ella Wilcox (1850 – 1919) American author and poet
“A weed is no more than a flower in disguise, which is seen through at once, if love give a man eyes.” James Russell Lowell (1819 – 1891) American Romantic poet, critic, editor and diplomat.
“As one grows older one should grow more expert at finding beauty in unexpected places, in deserts and even in towns, in ordinary human faces and among wild weeds.” C.C Vyvyan (1885-1976) Cornish author
5 thoughts on “weeds”
what is the name of the first weed?
Hi! The name of the first weed is Ironweed (Vernonia cinerea). Since you posted your question, I have done a bit of researching and found out that this is not a simple weed but a Chinese medicinal herb…
Thank you! Glad that you like them.
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