Here are some important tips for taking care of your flower bouquet. Please read the instructions carefully so you will enjoy your bouquet for a very long time.
Perfect environment for your flowers
- It is important that you always use a clean vase for your bouquet. So you do not give bacteria which are responsible for a quick withering any chances.
- The water should be renewed daily and the leaves hanging from the water should be removed regularly.
- Take lukewarm water this will cause faster water absorption.
- A perfect location is very important for your flower bouquet. Be sure to protect your bouquet from draft and direct sunlight.
- Ripe fruit is not good for cut flower as the maturing gas releases ethylene. So you should not place the bouquet close to fruits.
Cut the flowers correctly
The right cut is the most important requirement to extend the life of the flowers. Find out which flowers require which cut:
- Soft, herbaceous stalk (calla, amaryllis, tulips, gerbera) - almost straight cut
- Hard, herbaceous stalk (roses, carnations, lilies, etc.) - long, slanted cut
It is important that you always use a sharp knife for the cut.
- Add the freshness retainer to the water and mix it carefully, the retainers must dissolve completely. The freshness preservative supplies
the cut flowers with food and has an antibacterial effect.
- To enable your flowers to take up as much water as possible, the stems should be cut daily.
- When you re-cut the stems take the opportunity to remove any wilted foliage faded blooms.
- The binding point of the bouquet should not be opened. When closed your bouquet will last longer.
If you follow these flower care tips, you will enjoy your bouquet for a very long time.