Orange blossom water, also called orange flower water, can be found in local stores and on Amazon and the websites for World Market and King Arthur Flour as of May 2014. It can also be made at home.
In Japanese culture, the cherry blossom signifies the cycle of life and death. Beyond this, the beautiful pink flower is admired during the spring in Japan and to welcome the New Year.
A recipe similar to Chili's Awesome Blossom includes an onion sliced into a blossom shape and soaked in cold water to make it open. After draining the onion and dipping it in a spiced flour mixture, fry it in hot oil.
Some edible flower blossoms include borage, chrysanthemums, daylilies, lavender, nasturtiums, pansies, violas, johnny-jump-ups, roses, pinks, squash and scented geraniums, states Oregon Live. Other consumable flowers include angelica, anise hyssop, bachelor's button, ar...
Cherry blossoms symbolize the arrival of spring, beauty, the fragility of life, the honor of a lost loved one, love, wisdom and the path of enlightenment. The meaning of cherry blossoms varies throughout western, Japanese, Buddhist and Chinese cultures.
Pear trees blossom twice a year, in the summer and in the fall. They blossom best when the fruit tree has full sun and is planted in sandy or loamy soil.
Lotus flower blossoms are initially flower buds that start off as tight, pointy buds and that are multi-layered and tightly outlined. As the flower bud matures, it relaxes and begins to turn pink, and the fully opened blossom falls downward.