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My new treasure

This is a discussion on My new treasure within the Eye Candy forums, part of the Land Plants category; I recieved this Violet in the mail today , it is beautiful and will have ...

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    Smile My new treasure

    I recieved this Violet in the mail today , it is beautiful and will have a special place in my shade garden ... Thank You BD. Gin
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    Oh, I am so glad it made it! Did you notice the tiny new bud under the leaves? It is about to bloom!

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    What Color? The blooms look great in salads and taste good too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Molly Taco
    What Color? The blooms look great in salads and taste good too.
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    Is that Molly who likes to eat them, or you, Cin???

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diane
    Is that Molly who likes to eat them, or you, Cin???
    Me! Molly doesn't like salads, she's a kibble and peanut girl.

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    isnt violet poisonous??

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    Eat them ! no way !to pretty to eat . Would go on a okra diet first I will watch the bud like a hawk Gin

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    I never knew people could eat violet blooms. Cool.

    Cheers!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer
    I never knew people could eat violet blooms. Cool.

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    Haven't you ever seen real candied violets? They used to take the blooms and dip them in a sugar/water goop that solidified into a clear coating, keeping the bloom looking fresh...

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