Lucia speaking about her book "Eating Flowers is a truly original book encouraging adults and children to enjoy nature and its properties. Colour photographs and lively illustrations show how to source and identify the plants throughout the months and then use them in simple and delicious recipes.
As a professional cook, artist and nature lover I have combined my skills to inspire readers to understand and engage with nature’s bounty.
To name something is to love something and if it is of practical use to us, we will love it even more.
Both wild and garden plants have boundless culinary and medicinal properties. I see my book as a pretty, ‘manual’ "
full details at http://www.eatingflowers.com - price £7.99 - Book Launch at the Black Douglas on Sunday 4th Sunday 3-5pm