Red Chinese Mulberries
The Red Chinese mulberry tree is a broad, spreading bush or small tree dotted with small thorns. Like its mulberry relatives, the fruits are technically not a berries but rather aggregates of tiny fleshy drupes clustered around a single stem
Monterrey pears are a large variety from northern Mexico, botanically a cultivar of Pyrus pyrifolia. The Asian pear hybrid was selected from the tree of a popular southern Texas variety. Monterrey pears are a cross of European pear and a Japanese pear.
Inventory, 50 ct : 9.00
This item was last sold on : 12/12/17
Pansy flowers offer velvety-textured slightly sweet flavor similar to wintergreen. The Pansy flower blooms in a wide array of vibrant colors. Having a broad color spectrum for an annual, flowers can be yellow, white, red, orange, purple, pink, lavender, mahogany, blue, apricot or bronze. The flowers may be just a single color or can have two or three colors.
Pansie's are available year-round, with a peak season in the spring.
Along with violets, pansies are a member of the genus Viola and part of the Violaceae family. There are over 400 species in the genus Viola, most of which have asymmetrical flowers.
Pansies make an attractive addition to fruit, green and grain salads. They can be floated atop cold soups, added to salsa and chutney or minced and incorporated into butter or cream cheeses to make an attractive spread. Pansies can be used to add color and a subtle mint flavor to cocktails and teas. Most commonly they are used for ornamental purposed and can be used both candied and fresh atop ice cream, crème brule, tarts, cakes and other delicate pastries.
Members of the Viola genus including pansies are especially favored and cultivated in Europe. "Pansy" is derived from the French word "pensee" meaning thought or remembrance. The pansy plant we are familiar with today is said to have had its beginning in Iver, Buckinghamshire, England. Making their way to North America in the late 1800s, pansies quickly gained popularity.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Sugar and Scribe||La Jolla CA||858-274-1733|
|Bali Hai Restaurant||San Diego CA||619-222-1181|
|Cardiff Seaside Market||Cardiff CA||760-753-5445|
|Farmers Bottega||San Diego CA||619-458-9929|
|Marriott Del Mar||San Diego CA||858-369-6029|
|Marriott Coronado||Coronado CA||619-435-3000 x6335|
|Vi At La Jolla Village||San Diego CA||858-646-7700|
|El Dorado Lounge||San Diego CA||858-531-5062|
|Inn at Rancho Santa Fe||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-381-8289|
|Extraordinary Desserts Union St.||San Diego CA||619-294-7001|
|Kindred Bar||San Diego CA||858-342-3609|
|Union Kitchen & Tap Bar (Encinitas)||Encinitas CA||760-230-2337|
|Florent||San Diego CA||619-308-6500|
|Fish Pit||San Diego CA||619-546-9369|
|Shelter / Saloon||Encinitas CA||858-382-4047|
|Cloak and Petal||San Diego CA||619-501-5505|
|University Club||San Diego CA||619-234-5200|
|Rancho Santa Fe Food company||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-222-7207|
|San Diego Cellars 2017||San Diego CA||760-207-5324|
Recipes that include Pansy Flowers. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Recipe Land||Wholemeal Red and Yellow Pepper Quiche with Pansies|
|The Merry Thought||Floral Goat Cheese with Dill & Cracked Pepper|
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Near Borehamwood, England, United Kingdom
About 49 days ago, 10/26/17
Spotter's comments : Mixed selection of edible flowers