What is a weed? The dictionary will tell you it is simply a plant growing out of place. In The Wondrous World of Weeds youÃ‚Â will discover that there are plants all around us with culinary and holistic potential. They are also good companions in theÃ‚Â garden for vegetables, fruit trees, and flowers, and can tell you about the quality of your soil and any imbalances that areÃ‚Â present. This comprehensive and practical guide features more than 300 stunning, close up-images to help with the identificationÃ‚Â of weeds as well as a full description, list of common names, environmental impact, uses and medicinal value for each plant. It covers a full range of weeds from those annoying plants that pop up in the garden to majestic trees.