What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
After my earlier post about wild greens I’m just tooooooooooo excited about dandelions. I’d go as far as to say I’m craving them! What’s that all about? NOT PREGNANT. Anyway, here’s a wee bloggeroo about how wonderful dandelions are and how much I bloody LOVE them.
Dandelions get such bad press as being a “weed”. I decided I don’t believe in weeds, because as it turns out the weedy plants we are so desperate to get rid of are actually some of the most nutritious! And we spend hours digging them up out our own back garden and poisoning them with every kind of ‘cide’ you can think of and THEN pop in the car to BUY food from the supermarket that has probably« Continue »