Has anyone eaten Hosta leaves before?

Just read somewhere that they are edible, have any of you tried it? Is it worth trying or are they just horrible? 

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  • They are, apparently, good eating raw, as slugs will tell you, but I'd rather keep mine for viewing

    H-C  

  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 23,622

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    Devon.
  • Ha ha, Hostafan, that woke you up!

    H-C

  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 23,622

    I've come over all faint.image

    Devon.
  • At lest,Hosta is eatable.In Japan,you can buy them(called ‘うるい’) in the supermarket at times.Local people love eating tender leaves of Hosta.But I never try

  • pansyfacepansyface PEAK DISTRICT DerbyshirePosts: 16,149

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    Apophthegm -  a big word for a small thought.
  • punkdocpunkdoc Sheffield, Derbyshire border.Posts: 7,607

    Anyone trying to eat our Hosta will have me to answer to!image

    Time is never time at all
    You can never ever leave
    Without leaving a piece of youth
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 58,414

    Don't think there's enough of him left to make much more than a canapé image

    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh







  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 23,622

    tee hee. You guys are funny. x

    Devon.
  • Haha, didn't think that would be so controversial. I will not try them... I promise... image

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