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EDIBLE FLOWERS   SEEDS& INSTRUCTIONS 
FOR CONTAINERS & SMALL GARDENS

 

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Nasturtium  

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Johnny Jump Ups  

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Calendula  

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Borage  

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Garlic Chives  


MANHATTAN FARMS SEEDS


This envelope contains 5 seed packages, one of each variety pictured and a pamphlet about this flower collection.  The box also contains a 32 page "Short Course in City Gardening" booklet.

 

Nasturtium

These showy orange flowers have a wonderful peppery flavour.  Plants make mounds of profuse blooms about 12 tall.   You will need a container 8" deep.  

 

Johnny Jump Ups

This wild pansy's purple and yellow flowers make a joyful garnish for salads.  Grow about 6 tall.   Use a 6 deep container.  

 

Calendula

Another peppery flavoured flower, the petals are used by the Dutch to flavour soups and stews.  Grow 24 tall.   Use an 8 deep container.  

 

Borage

The Blue Star flowers were used in wines to bring courage and joy to those who drank.  Grow about 30 tall.  Use a container at least 8 deep.  

 

Garlic Chives

The flowers of these perennials have a delicate garlic flavour.  You can harvest the flowers and leaves in the second year.  Grow 12 to 18: tall. Use a container at least 6 deep.


 

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