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Weeds

In Defense of Nature's Most Unloved Plants

Richard Mabey

The true story—and true glories—of the plants we love to hateFrom dandelions to crabgrass, stinging nettles to poison ivy, weeds are familiar, pervasive, widely despised, and seemingly invincible. How did they come to be the villains of the natural world? And why can the same plant be considered beautiful in some places but be deemed a menace in ot...
Publish Date
2012-06-26T00:00:00.000Z
2012-06-26T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
3.83
ISBN
9780062065469
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
2020-07-08T02:10:55.000Z
Go Botanists! I almost became one & my parents were rather disappointed I didn’t. Recommending Richard Maybe’s book WEEDS. Emptied one compost bin today. :)      source