Ten Rules for Edible Flowers

Follow these ten rules for edible flowers when you go foraging for this new delicacy.


| May/June 2012



Ten Rules for Edible Flowers

Daylilies and pasta are a great example of an edible flower’s ability to accent a staple meal.

Joe Coca

Not all flowers are edible, and you could be allergic to some of them. That's why it is important to follow these ten rules for edible flowers before you make a habit of using and eating them.

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Ten Rules for Edible Flowers

1. Eat flowers only when you are positive they are edible.

2. Just because it is served with food does not mean a flower is edible.

3. Eat only flowers that have been grown organically.

4. Do not eat flowers from florists, nurseries or garden centers.





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