This is a really interesting article from Natural News - now I'm excited to learn more about edible flowers :)
Not Just a Beautiful Flower: The Marigold Brings Natural Health
(NaturalNews) Marigold (also known as Calendula officinalis) is not just a beautiful flower, but a natural medicine for many conditions. The marigold has now been placed in the books of cancer and anti-cancer cures, because it has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties. The marigold is also able to help in the treatment of wounds.