Shetland: garden flowers

In the polytunnel there is fennel. I learned that you can eat the flowers. They have a very sweet aniseed flavour.

Oranges, Hybrid Woundwort, fennel flowers.

I became adventurous. There are other edible flowers in the garden:

Edible flowers and herbs from the garden

Salad with flowers, and fishcake.

In the evening, the sun shone through the petals of a lone poppy.

I admired its tenacity, out there on its own.

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