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nasturtium

Herbal medicine
(1) Tropaeolum majus (Indian cress), a flowering plant that contains glucotrapeoline, which hydrolyses to form sulphur-based antibiotics; it is antimicrobial, haematopoietic and purgative, and has been used for respiratory and urinary tract infections. 
(2) Watercress, see there; Nasturtium officinale.
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INGREDIENTS Pickled nasturtium seeds 100g fresh nasturtium pods 1/2tbsp salt 1tsp pink peppercorns 1tsp mustard seeds 1tsp light brown sugar 100ml white vinegar Cocktail Ingredients: 70ml vodka 1tbsp dry vermouth 1tbsp pickled nasturtium juice Nasturtium flowers for garnish METHOD Wash the nasturtium seeds in cold water before putting them into a pickling jar with the salt, peppercorns, mustard seeds, sugar and vinegar.
You might already grow a patch of cheery nasturtiums, using the peppery flowers to add snap to salads.
Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate the potential of nasturtium to inhibit the lipopolysaccharide (LPS) induced inflammatory response in primary human cells of the immune system.
Garnish with microplaned chocolate and nasturtium flowers.
Similar ridges are found in nature--on the wings of the Morpho butterfly and the veins of nasturtium leaves.
His recipe, Nasturtium Corn Fritters With Pineapple Sage Chili Salsa, appears on Page 73 in Worcester Living.
They are easily grown from seed, especially nasturtiums.
Nasturtiums have a peppery flavour and both leaves and flowers can be edible.
The flowers add a different delightful twist to the dressing's four distinctive varieties--aromatic Lavender French, peppery Orange Nasturtium, tangy Pomegranate Hibiscus, and sweet White Balsamic & Rose Petal.
They have added some very nice styles that will appeal to foodies everywhere, including Pear, Nasturtium (an edible flower), Cherry and Fruit Stand (a wooden basket overflowing with fruit).
The nasturtium is a tasty annual that blooms all summer.
Children think it's a scream to eat flowers and there are many choices--calendula, dianthus (sweet William), hyacinth beans, bee balm, nasturtium, scarlet runner beans, stock, violas, and pansies.