Weed Quotes

"A weed is no more than a flower in disguise.” Unknown Author

"A weed is but an unloved flower.” Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"A weed is but a plant in the wrong place. Weeds are a human invention not natures." Neil Smart

"A weed called by any other name would not grow so fast" Neil Smart

"What is a weed? I have heard it said that there are sixty definitions. For me, a weed is a plant out of place." Donald Culross Peattie

"But make no mistake: the weeds will win; nature bats last." Robert M. Pyle

"They know, they just know where to grow, how to dupe you, and how to camouflage themselves among the perfectly respectable plants, they just know, and therefore, I've concluded weeds must have brains." Dianne Benson

"Roses are red,
Violets are blue;
But they don't get around
Like the dandelions do."
Slim Acres

"Sweet flowers are slow and weeds make haste." William Shakespeare

"Man is the only critter who feels the need to label things as flowers or weeds." Author Unknown

"Even the richest soil, if left uncultivated will produce the rankest weeds." Leonardo da Vinci

"A man's nature runs either to herbs, or to weeds; therefore let him seasonably water the one, and destroy the other." Francis Bacon

"He who hunts for flowers will finds flowers; and he who loves weeds will find weeds." Henry Ward Beecher

"What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered." Ralph Waldo Emerson

Edible Weeds

Dandelion greens


Stinging Nettle

Japanese knotweed
(use caution as it may have been treated with chemical, and never culitvate it!)

German Chamomile

Wild Garlic

German Chamomile







Lemon Balm

Water Mint



Dog Rose

Black Elderberry



Please note that any plants described as edible on this website does not mean that it condones or advices eating them. Any plants consumed after reading text from this website is the sole responsibilty of the reader. Weed-Killer.net is not liable and takes nor responibility for any ill effects after consuming any plant. Do your research and consult your doctor.

Organic Weed Killer Recipe

1 litre of white vinegar. 60 grammes of table salt.
1 squirt of washing up liquid.

OR try:

The water from boiling your eggs in the morning (or just boiling water really!)

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