With the sudden and surprising death of her husband, Nancy Botwin is forced to support her two children. With little money, they try to find a way out of their financial crisis. It seems that the only salvation for the new widow is to become a grass dealer (marijuana). She starts a “business” that flourishes day by day, her clients being both neighbors and the president of the Agrestic city council, Doug Wilson. He tries his best to keep secret what he does, in order to protect his family, but at some point everything comes to light; At that moment, both her brother-in-law, Andy, and her children and best friend, Celia Hodes, got on the wire, developing the business. The humor, the characters, the language and the action of the series “Weeds” lead to addiction starting with the first episode “consumed”.