Flowers are so beautiful, they look gorgeous in their nature habitat, in our homes. Flowers are given to show love, passion, compassion, celebration, happiness. But flowers are much more than that. Lots of flowers are edible, like these common petunias!
Plumeria is a sweet-smelling flower that beautifies Hawaiian leis. Plummeria Passion flowers are a familiar celebratory sight at graduations, are a water-wise option, meaning they can tolerate dry conditions while flourishing in full sun.
Lots of flowers provide abundant nectar and pollen for bees. All Bees get all of their carbohydrates from floral nectar, and all of their protein from floral pollen. Bees rely on flowers to supply them with the food they need to survive. Some flowers (e.g. tomatoes) provide only pollen, the main source of protein for bees. Other […Read more…LIKE, FOLLOW, COMMENT…]
This exotic dish is not native of Mexico, it was brought from either Japan or South China. Hibiscus flowers also known as jamaica and arrived in Mexico in the colonial times and are now deeply integrated into Mexican cuisine. In these light tacos, the tart and bright flowers are mixed with roasted potatoes (regular or […Read more…LIKE, FOLLOW, COMMENT…]