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The Grocer: Hibiscus

The hibiscus is an innocuous flower that packs a huge punch. Not only is it pretty to look at, the hibiscus flower has many culinary uses as well as some handy medicinal benefits. more

The Grocer
Food & Drink

The Grocer: Purslane

Widely considered a weed, purslane (or pigweed) is in fact a delicious edible green, packed full of vitamins and all-round good stuff. On your next neighbourhood walk look closely at the plants sprawling across the pavement – you may be stepping over your newest salad addition. more

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Food & Drink

The Grocer: Star Anise

This distinct spice has a variety of uses that you may not have ever considered. A pinch of star anise can add a unique element to your home-cooked dishes and kitchen experiments. more