Follow this process to make your flower arrangements last longer. You can extend the vase life of your flowers weeks and weeks by simply refreshing your arrangements like this! It cuts down on waste and helps you make the most of your flower arrangements. This process is great to teach your clients as well, so they can fully enjoy your arrangements for the maximum time frame.
-Remove all the flowers
- Pour out the old water into your garden or flower pots
-Wash and dry your vase
-Fill with fresh water
-Separate the ingredients to compost and the ingredients that still look good
-Compost the old ingredients
-Refresh stems by removing leaves and brown bits and cutting them shorter
-Start rebuilding the arrangement with the old greenery
-Add in fresh greens and flowers where necessary
Watch the full tutorial above!
You can download this free checklist to help you keep your flowers fresh, each time you make an arrangement. Download the checklist here.
Enjoy your flowers!