Edible Flowers

Imagine walking into your garden and smelling the flowers, picking one and then eating it!  There are many varieties of flowers that you can eat, their called edible flowers.  Of course, not all flowers are edible but there are more than you'd probably think.  A few include; marigolds, pansies, bachelor buttons, sunflowers and probably the most common nasturtiums. They're fun to grow and if you put it on your plate it's sure to impress your guests.  Flavors of edible flowers range from peppery to even vanilla. Nasturtiums are great on salads to add a bit of peppery flavor. Have you ever gone to a fancy restaurant and they put an orchid on your food?  Well you should pick it up and try it!