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Gazette Gardener: Rose hips can be used to make tea and jelly, ease sore throat

Tuesday, October 13, 2009
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If you grow roses, you may have noticed the ornamental red or orange rose hips that are currently putting on a show in the garden. These are the edible fruits that develop after the bloom fades. These hips are packed with vitamin C and can be used to make tea, jelly and a folk remedy for sore throats and colds...

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