18 Common Vegetables That Have Delicious Edible Flowers

Source: GrowingYourGreens
July 8, 2016

John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ shares with you 18 common vegetables and herbs in his garden he is growing that have edible flowers that he loves to eat on a regular basis.

In this episode, John takes you around a tour of his springtime garden and shares with you some of the bolting vegetables and how he likes to eat some of the flowers.

You will learn about some of the nutritional benefits from eating vegetables, herb and fruit flowers. You will also learn why some birds love to eat flowers as well and why bee pollen is really flower pollen.

In this episode John will introduce you to the following edible flowers: Radish, Citrus (kumquat), Collard Greens, Dandelion, Cucumber, Achira, Broccoli, Arugula, Onion, Basil, Cilantro, Sunflower, Fennel,, Parsley, Celery, Sage, Bee Balm, and Longevity Spinach.

After watching this episode, you will be more familiar with some common edible flowers that may be growing in your vegetable garden and why you should be eating them.

How to Save Seeds from 10 Vegetables in Your Garden

Source: LearnOrganicGardeningAtGrowingYourGreens

John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ shares with you how easy it is to save the seeds from 10 common (and uncommon) vegetables that you grow in your garden. John will share many seed harvesting tips with you he has learned over the years.

In this episode, John will share with you how you can save seeds from Dandelion, Basil, Onions, Parsley, Achira (Canna edulis), Ashitaba, Water Pepper, Hot or Sweet Pepper, Okra, Surinam Spinach and Malabar Spinach.

After watching this episode, you will discover how easy it really is to save your seeds that will enable you to replant your seeds to grow fruits, vegetables and herbs next year in your garden or share them with others.