Nasturtium Flower

I was walking in my garden this morning perusing all the lovely tomato blossoms, cucumber seedlings, and little tiny buds on my pepper plants when something caught my eye: a brilliant orange nasturtium flower! I’ve never grown nasturtiums before and I hear they’re edible but I have yet to try them out. They are relatively easy to grow since you just plop them in the ground and water occasionally. The leaves make this plant distinct.

For pictures of my nasturtiums from conception to now click <a href=”here.

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  1. Sarah said

    I made kimchi out of my nasturtiums… it was okay, although the spices largely overwhelmed the flavor of the flowers. However, their peppery bite goes very well as a sandwich green.

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