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The popularity of orchids has increased tremendously in recent years. Fresh cut stems of spray orchids are being produced by the hundreds of thousands in places like Hawaii and Thailand. Orchid plants are regularly featured in the interior layouts of shelter magazines, and more and more flower shops are carrying them on a regular basis.
The sad but true truth is that once flowers are cut they are in the process of dying. While you can't bring them back to life, there are several things you can do to preserve your beautiful flowers.
Check out these five tips to keeping your flowers fresh for as long as possible.
1. Use Flower Food
Flower food packets will almost always come with flower arrangements you purchase from your local florist. "A floral preservative is a complex mixture of sucrose (sugar); acidifier, an inhibitor
It is so sad when a beautiful flower arrangement starts to wilt. Slow down this process and keep your flowers looking fresh longer with these expert flower care tips. There are many simple things you can do to enjoy your flowers for as long as possible. Try out these handy tips from our florists and see if your flowers last longer.