Most of my favorite flowers in our yard are weeds. Earlier this spring I was really excited to see that the roses I’d accidentally torn out last year had come back. They never looked that pretty, though, and the past few storms have all but obliterated them. Like it always seems to go, the weeds are what end up looking best. Here is a sampling of some of my favorites, at least half of which you’ll commonly find growing along the side of the road in ditches.