The name may be derived from the phrase "weed of sorrows", which may be the name of the main ingredient of this potion.
Behind the scenes
- Given the possible etymology for this potion, it may be that on consumption this drink induces similar effects to the Drink of Despair.
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (First appearance)
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film) (First identified as Weedosoros)