Edible rose with taste of sweet and sour pears
Colour: Light pink
Flower Type: Double
Rose Type: Medium-sized shrub
Height: 60-70 cm
This gentle medium-sized shrub rose bears flowers in loveable clusters that come in abundance and bloom continuously opening its silky flower buds one after another. It is suitable for the back of the border, but you can also grow it in larger pots or containers on your terrace or a balcony. It prefers partial shade in the hottest part of the day for its gentle pink colour will be best displayed in the moderate sun.
FLOWER DIAMETER: 8 cm
AVERAGE NUMBER OF PETALS: 36
FRAGRANCE & TASTE: Mild spicy fragrance and taste like sweet and sour pears
HARVEST TIME: Half to fully open flowers, best in the early morning
BEST KITCHEN USE: Excellent for salads and confectionery
Silky texture of this rose gives it a wide range of use as a decoration on cakes, salads or various types of gourmand meals since it will add an interesting appeal to your dish while improving the flavour. You can also candy it and store it in a jar for whole year round. It goes well with all types of fruit and vegetables so feel free to use it in salads as it will add to the nutritious value of your meal.
Would you like to try it in the kitchen? Try this recipe!