Today, I thought it might be useful to provide a few tips on how to maximise the vase life of your cut flowers.
Most flowers live for at least five days, but some types can live for up to three weeks.
Tip 1 Before buying them, check their condition. Make sure that their petals aren’t bruised and that the flowers aren’t wilting. It’s also best to buy flowers that are not in full bloom.
Tip 2 Cut approximately 2.5cm/1” off the end of each stem with a sharp knife or scissors and make sure you cut at a slant. … Read more