Harvesting Rose Hips for Food and Medicinal Uses
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Harvesting Rose Hips for Food and Medicinal Uses

Several years ago, we planted about half a dozen rose bushes as part of our homestead permaculture plan. This year, the plants are loaded with fruit, so I’m sharing tips for harvesting rose hips and how to use them. The hips have tiny hairs that can cause irritation if you don’t process them correctly, so…

Edible Flowers List with Flower Names and Pictures
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Edible Flowers List with Flower Names and Pictures

In this post, we’ll talk about which parts of flowers are edible (such as edible petals), nutrition value, how they taste and how to use them. The top ten list of edible flowers includes those flowers that are most commonly used and easily identified. For the adventurous eaters, we’ve also added an edible flower list…