How to store roses

How to store roses

When give roses, so there is a wish to keep longer these beautiful and fragile flowers. At the wrong leaving of rose very quickly wither and perish. That it did not happen and the bouquet pleased you very long, there are several ways which will help you to admire roses not less than one month.

It is required to you

  • - the filtered water;
  • - cleaning agent for ware;
  • - bleach;
  • - cellophane;
  • - vinegar;
  • - sugar;
  • - medicine Krizal;
  • - aspirin;
  • - boiled water.


1. Unroll packing and clean stalk from leaves, thorns and thin skin on height of your vase. Make new cut on stalk, gut it knife a little.

2. Pour water into vase, it is desirable not water, and filtered. Fill 2-3 teaspoons of sugar, add 1 teaspoon of vinegar. Put roses. Change water every day, doing the same solution. Wash stalks of flowers with daily clear water.

3. It is also possible to keep flowers if to add one drop of cleaning agent for ware to water or one drop of bleach. Change water every day. Wash stalks with flowing water.

4. Spraying by clear water from spray several times a day will help to keep bouquet. Flowers will not lose moisture that their fresh look will be promoted by long time.

5. One more storage technique is to add the special medicine Krizal which is on sale in flower shops to water. Change water every day. Do not forget to do fresh cut on stalk.

6. It is also possible to use such means: dissolve tablet of aspirin (not sparkling) in vase with water and put bouquet, having updated cuts.

7. If roses have begun to wither, put them in bathtub with cool water for the night. The bouquet will become impregnated with moisture and will stay longer.

8. It is possible to carry out rehabilitation - having submerged stalks with fresh cuts on several centimeters in boiled water, to cover with cellophane. Wait 15 minutes, take out from boiled water, cut off the turned black stalk, put in one of the solutions stated above. This method helps to kill microbes and to let out the air which promotes fast damage of flowers from stalk.

9. Also it is necessary to observe temperature condition of storage. Put bouquet in the cool place, far from sunshine.

10. At the correct storage of rose not less than 30 days will please you.

11. When roses have begun to wither and no methods help any more, hang up them buds down. They will dry up in original state, you will be able to put bouquet in vase without water and to admire them all the year round.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team