Feb 28, 2024, 08:24 PM IST

8 flowers that you can eat

Ritik Raj

Borage: A beautiful blue flower shaped like a star is completely edible, including the leaves and flowers.

Chamomile: Chamomile is commonly used to make tea; it adds a sweet flavor to the tea; you can also use this flower in salads.

Hibiscus: Another flower that is well-known for its use in tea has numerous health benefits and can also be consumed raw.

Dandelion: Flowers' leaves make excellent additions to soups and salads. They are also used to produce jelly and jam.

Pansies: Pansies are blue-purple in colour and make an excellent addition to salads and burritos.

Violets: These beautiful flowers are primarily used in candies, providing a distinct flower and flavor.

Squash Blossoms: Squash blossoms can be eaten raw or fried, and they taste like light vegetables.

Sunflower: Unopened sunflowers can be eaten by steaming and served with salads.

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