and Queen Ann's Lace are two weeds that have display stems and pods worth keeping.
But in 1940, only the primrose, curly dock
, and moth mullein came up.
The leaves of curly dock
, another unwelcome garden-invader, are good raw or cooked in season (spring and fall).
The same freedom from damage was seen in native asters, curly dock
, goldenrods and other noncultivated plants.
Rumex crispus (Yellow dock): Sometimes called curly dock
. It is a rich source of iron and is considered an excellent blood builder.