Can You Eat Elderberry Blooms?
White, umbrella-shaped elderberry blossoms are edible. They add a sweet taste and fragrance to foods and drinks. When harvesting, check the blossoms for insects, but don't wash the flowers or they will lose some of their scent and taste.
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