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Edible Flowers & nutritional content

Beverly Erlebacher bae at cs.toronto.edu
Mon Jun 14 18:08:09 EST 1999


In article <7juc7v$q9q$1 at oak.prod.itd.earthlink.net>,
Paul M Davis <pmdlandarch at earthlink.net> wrote:
>I had a friend whose iguana thrived on hibiscus blooms.  I believe that it's
>their natural food.  I like nasturtium blooms and leaves myself.  Great way
>to spruce up a salad, and judging by my garden EVERYTHING ELSE eats them,
>also.

Nasturtiums are also a great source of aphids, excellent food for many
kinds of small amphibians and reptiles! :-)




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