Courgette plants have both male and female blooms, which have distinct, visible differences.
Male Courgette Flowers: male flowers have a single, long stamen that is covered in pollen.
Female Courgette Flowers: female blossoms have a stigma with multiple stems inside.
Courgette Flowers are edible, they provide a plentiful supply of vitamins along with minerals like zinc, magnesium, manganese, potassium, copper, and calcium.
The best way to enjoy courgette flowers? Stuff them with herbs and cheese (like Ricotta) or with ham and cheese, dip in a light batter and deep-fry.