You can eat the petals off of any variety of rose, no matter their color or size. It is essential that they be un-sprayed by pesticides to be edible. Rose petals have different flavors. Some variety of roses taste like light sweet strawberries, while others taste slightly sour or spicy. The darker the color of the rose, the stronger its flavor.
Que Rica Vida website shares a delicious rose petal ice cream recipe.
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