4 oclock

tiresunltd(z9 CA)May 12, 2005

My girlfreind in LA has a yard full of 4 oclocks and keeps asking me if they are edable. so far I have not found any evadance that they are. Does anyone here know?

Kathy

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flowers101

I checked my list of edible flowers and I don't see 4 Oclocks on the list.

    Bookmark   May 13, 2005 at 11:00AM
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carolync1(z8/9 CA inland)

I would not chance eating four-o-clocks. There may be a good reason that they are so pest-resistant and carefree. I would settle for fragrance, color and attracting hummingbirds and big moths.

    Bookmark   May 16, 2005 at 1:54AM
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bigeasyjock(z8Ms)

Ha and they make great mulch producing plants too. I whack and pull and rip at 'em and back they always come ;o)
Mike

    Bookmark   May 16, 2005 at 2:34PM
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kpianki(z5MI)

Don't EAT them. These are a known poisonous plant. If you want something pretty and tasty, eat the nasturtiums!

    Bookmark   June 8, 2005 at 12:13PM
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breezyb(z6/7VA)

Do not ever, EVER ingest any plant that you haven't had identified by a realiable expert source as 100% SAFE. Period.

    Bookmark   June 8, 2005 at 2:47PM
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