Pansy pancakes

Pan(sy)cakes

Tomorrow is Spring Day! Today though it does not look close to Spring in Auckland at all – it is grey, wet, windy and quite cold… …But being in the middle of doing a series on Edible Flowers, I thought I’d bring some Spring into our home today by making Pansy Pancakes, or as my daughter, Miya, […]

Edible flowers #1 – Viola family

Greeting the early spring of each year, sweet violets, violas, violettas, and pansies, favourites in gardens world wide, rarely fail to make one smile with their charming little faces. Pansies differ from violets in that pansy flowers have four petals pointing upwards and only one directed downwards. Meet the family Sweet Violet Best-loved of the true violets, […]