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Flower & Wreath Care Guide

Flower & Wreath Care Guide

Flower Care

  • Carefully remove the paper or hessian wrap.
  • Do not remove the string as this holds the handcrafted design together.
  • Remove any leaves that would be below the waterline to keep the water clean and prolong the vase life.
  • Cut the flower stems on an angle and split woody stems with scissors. Trim to the right length for your vase.
  • Fill your vase with freshly‐drawn, lukewarm water.
  • Place the flowers in the vase ensuring the water is high enough to reach any shorter stems.
  • Position the flowers away from direct sunlight, draughts, radiators or air conditioning.
  • If these steps are followed, a mixed bouquet should last 5‐7 days. The flowers may last varying lengths of time, simply remove any dying flowers as the bouquet ages.

Wreath & Garland Care

My winter wreaths and garlands are handmade to order and they remain fresh for approximately one to two weeks and dry beautifully.

  • Mist with water regularly (front and back) to keep both the foliage and the base moist.
  • Keep outside or in a cool place to maximise the lifespan.


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