Fire in the Garden

Fiery Flower – Nasturtium

Nasturtium (Indian Cress) – a blossom that hints of a fire in the garden.

Settings: 200 mm ISO 64 f/10 1/80 sec – handheld
Location: Gabis Arboretum 7.31.20

ยฉIrene Tron  All rights reserved.  All photos are my own.

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12 thoughts on “Fire in the Garden

    1. Didnโ€™t realize they were edible. Googled them after reading your comment and they sound so tasty as well as pretty. Always appreciate a bit of learning. Thank you. ๐Ÿ˜Š

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      1. You’ll see them occasionally in restaurant salads here and also in variety lettuce packs. They have quite a peppery taste and I just learned (dito about the learning) that their name in German (Kresse) comes from an old Germanic word (cresso) which meant “hot” (as in pungent).

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