Herein, can you eat Mayflowers?
It was an annual family ritual. Every spring when the snow had finally melted we'd go through the low Maine mountains picking the first bloom of the season, Mayflowers, Epigaea repens. Mind you, we didn't eat the blossoms though they are edible. They make a pleasant and refreshing trail side nibble.
Also Know, is there a flower called May?
Mayflower, either of two spring-blooming wildflowers native to eastern North America or one of several plants that bloom in the spring in Europe. Crataegus monogyna (family Rosaceae), a species of hawthorn, is commonly known as mayflower or May flower in England.
Description. Trailing arbutus is an evergreen shrub reaching 4 to 6 inches tall spreading 12 inches wide. The oval green leaves, 1 to 3 inches long, protect the ground with a thick leathery cover. The flowers turn into white raspberry-like fruit that are 1/2 inch wide and mature in early fall.