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Later, I fried the petals of the cauliflower mushroom in oil and ate them salted.
MUSHROOM HUNTING AT THE END OF THE WORLDDANNY PALUMBONOVEMBER 12, 2020EATER
Each petal on a rose may be distinct, having been visited by insects leaving pollen footprints from faraway flowers.
The flesh of the petals, plump with moisture compared to that of the leaf, holds a different odor besides.
Its shape is of a lotos bud, and the long fissures that plough a mountain side are now but delicate gold veining on a petal.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
"Then I am quite sure you will remember," she laughed, and fell to picking a rose apart, petal by petal.
She took another bungling stitch in the petal of a white floss daisy.
THE BUTTERFLY HOUSEMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
Most of them had petal pillow tops made from brilliant crepe paper touched with silver and guilt.
Ariadne was the white and slender lily, slowly unfolding petal after petal in obedience to the law of its own inner growth.
UNVEILING A PARALLELALICE ILGENFRITZ JONES AND ELLA MARCHANT
That other night, after he had gone home, he had found a solitary pink petal clinging to his scarf-pin.
THE WHITE SHIELDMYRTLE REED
The one who happened to be named at plucking the last leaf or petal was, she supposed, to be her husband.

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