- IMPORTANT: ONLY USE ORGANICALLY GROWN FLOWERS -
To make candied roses or other edible flowers (pansies, violas and borage blossoms are also good choices), you will need:
*some people prefer to use powdered, reconstituted egg whites to assure food safety.
Make sure to only use organically-grown flowers, preferably ones you have grown yourself. Most commercial flowers are sprayed with pesticides that are not approved for food use, and store-bought flowers are often also sprayed with preservatives.
If using a rose, choose one that is not fully opened for best effect.
"Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you."
--- Frank Lloyd Wright
"Why try to explain miracles to your kids when
you can just have them plant a garden."
--- Robert Brault
"The unmulched garden looks
to me like some naked thing which for one reason or another would be better off with a few
--- Ruth Stout