Soaking up the Sun

Kasia-D

Munich, Germany

  • Available
    Products
    29
  • Artist
    Notes
  • Artwork Comments 30

Apparel

Cases & Skins

Wall Art

Home Decor

Bags

Stationery

Artist's Description

A beautiful marigold clearly enjoying the summer sun.

I’ve discovered a new passion – not only photographing but also growing plants and flowers – and maybe eating them too:-) After years of permanent business travel I now spend enough time at home to grow plants that survive from week to week.

In spring I planted a lot of seeds for edible flowers which developed to seedlings and now flowers on my balcony and am now enjoying the rewards.

Calendula (Calendula officinalis) – Also called Marigolds. A wonderful edible flower. Flavors range from spicy to bitter, tangy to peppery. Their sharp taste resembles saffron (also known as Poor Mans Saffron). Has pretty petals in golden-orange hues. Sprinkle them on soups, pasta or rice dishes, herb butters, and salads. Petals add a yellow tint to soups, spreads, and scrambled eggs. Only the petals are edible.
Source: Edible Flowers

Location: Balcony, Munich, Germany
Nikon D7200, Sigma 50 mm macro lens.

Source of seeds: stadtlandblüht bought in DM who also sponsors bio seed charities.

2 Features – thank you to the hosts!
Today I’m thankful for.., Your Pictures Exposed

Artwork Comments

  • Shulie1
  • Kasia-D
  • LindaPerryMcC
  • Kasia-D
  • bonidog
  • Kasia-D
  • Linda Callaghan
  • Kasia-D
  • TessAndre
  • Kasia-D
  • lizdomett
  • Kasia-D
  • ChasSinklier
  • Kasia-D
  • trish725
  • Kasia-D
  • Larry Trupp
  • Kasia-D
  • Roy  Massicks
  • Kasia-D
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10% off

for joining the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.