The man standing in the weedy area of the lot was tall and thick, dressed in a trench coat, black clothing and heavy boots.
P. fragrans, the Winter Heliotrope, though of weedy habit, with ample cordate coltsfoot-like leaves, yields in January and February its abundant spikes, about i ft.
A large family, varying much in character, often weedy, but of easy culture in ordinary soil.
Free-growing but rather weedy ranunculaceous plants, in many cases having elegantly cut foliage.
A few years ago the wheat received from the north-west was very clean indeed, but since the new land has all been cultivated the fields are growing more weedy, with the result that the wheat brought in is becoming mixed with oats and seeds of weeds, requiring more careful separating and inspection.
Daily the beans saw me come to their rescue armed with a hoe, and thin the ranks of their enemies, filling up the trenches with weedy dead.