How To Use Edible Rose Petals

How To Use Edible Rose Petals
When it comes to roses, many gardeners either love them or hate them. Prone to disease and covered with sharp, spiky thorns, I can definitely understand why some flower growers avoid this plant at all costs. Still, the plants produce a profusion of brightly colored and highly scented blooms.  Roses in the Garden Growing as a shrub or delicately climbing over arched trellises, established rose bushes are a sure thing of beauty. In my personal opinion, every garden should have at least one rose. While most rose bushes are grown for their ornamental value, many lose sight of the fact that roses are actually quite multifunctional. In my urban backyard, I have a very small planting of roses. Like so many others, I had initially purchased the plants as ornamentals. As a cut flower grower, I knew that the long stemmed roses would look beautiful in a vase. … Read More