Who would not be happy if someone special gives you a bouquet of flower? Surely you want to keep it right? Besides being beautiful, it also has its own value when getting it from someone special in your eyes.
However, despite the fact that the bouquet of roses will certainly wither. Here are tips for the bouquet of roses giving your special person can last longer.
First step for your Flower Bouquet
Usually a bouquet of roses on the end of the trunk covered by aluminum foil or plastic coated with aqueous cotton. Open the cover, then cut the end of the stem about 1 cm with a slightly tilted position. If there is, cut also the leaves on the bottom of the stem, clean the thorns if any and insert into the vase that has been filled with clean water.
Replace water in the vase every day while noticed if there are leaves that begin to change color to brown or slightly wilted for later picked. Note also the tip of the stem when it starts turning brown and then cut again about 1 cm.
The second way
Similar to the first way but there is a difference in the filling of water in a vase of flowers. First, do the first steps in the first way (first paragraph). Then fill the vase with warm water, then dissolve the sugar as much as 2 tablespoons of the water as much as 1 liter. The sugar solution is useful when the bouquet of roses you receive has not been too blooming so you want the flowers to bloom.
Another solution you can use is to replace it with vinegar (2 tablespoons when the water is 1 liter). Vinegar serves to inhibit the growth of bacteria in the water resulting in the decay of flower stems. If you do not have vinegar, can use lemon. If there are no both, you can also use the glycerin you can get at the pharmacy.
Another solution that you can use as a bacteria killer is bleach clothes. If using this, 1 liter of water you mix with 1 teaspoon of salt. Can also use 1 tablet flu drug can dissolve in water vase.
The last way, do the first way steps in the first paragraph. Then store the vase in the refrigerator. Then your bouquet of flowers will remain fresh and last longer. It’s just the disadvantage of storage in the refrigerator is you can not enjoy the freshness and beauty continuously. This last way is really a way to have a special gift bouquet of flowers in your eyes to last longer. Take it out once in a while to enjoy its beauty and then return it to the refrigerator.
That’s the tips for your bouquet of roses can last longer. However, from the ways mentioned above, the most important thing and you should pay attention. Always avoid storing vases in places exposed to direct sunlight. Keep away from the heat of the lamp. If it has arrived at night, you should place on the place where the room lights off.
Change the water in a flower vase every day, but if there is no time, at least replaced every 2-3 days. Spray also roses 3 times a day using clean water and sprays with water output into soft grains. If there is no time, 1 time a day is enough.
The ends of stems and leaves that begin to change color to brownish or yellow must be cleaned by cutting and plucking so that the spread of bacteria can be back obstructed. Make the bouquet of flower giving special people last longer in these ways. Maybe useful!