The leaves have a licorice and mint flavor and are used in desserts and dried for tea. The flowers are edible, but they are best left on the plant in the garden due to likely thrips. The hummingbirds will enjoy them. You might also consider including the violet flowers in bouquets.
Our organic Salad Mix includes Green Oakleaf, Red Oakleaf, Green Romaine, Red Romaine, Lollo Rossa, Red Leaf, and Bibb Lettuces combined with Red Mustard, Mizuna, Tatsoi, Kale, and Arugula topped off with Kaleidoscope Mix Nasturtium.
Borage’s enchanting five-petaled blue flowers and its young leaves are all edible with a cucumber-like taste .
Nasturtium flowers and leaves are edible and a beautiful addition to salads.
Nasturtium leaves are edible and peppery.
Our photo does not do these brilliant raspberry blooms justice.