Flower Care 101: 3 Steps To A Longer Vase Life

“Mary Mary quite contrary. How does your garden grow?” If you’re a self-proclaimed black thumb, there’s no need to get discouraged! Flower care for fresh cut flowers is much simpler than growing them yourself, and with these 3 steps to a longer vase life, you’ll be enjoying your fresh cut blooms longer than ever. Let’s get started!
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Styling Your Garden Party BloomsyBox Bouquet

If you’ve already received your March BloomsyBox, you already know we did things a bit different this time around. (If you haven’t gotten yours yet, you might want to bookmark this post for after it arrives!) SPOILER ALERT: This month’s mixed bouquet will fill your month with sunshine no matter what mother nature is doing outdoors.
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Recipe 10: Sepia Flowers

Objects in these photos are simpler to arrange than they appear. I’m not going to pretend like I wasn’t intimidated by this arrangement at first glance. The cascading greens were haunting my dreams for a few days before I finally pushed up my sleeves and got started. And I’m happy to say that once I began, this arrangement – like most in The Flower Chef – was a pleasure to create!
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Recipe 6: Lush Romantic

I don’t care how “basic” it is… there’s just something about peonies that makes me giddy! The ingredients for this bouquet were so stunning, I almost didn’t want to touch them in fear that I would somehow screw up and steal their beauty.
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Recipe 2: Light and Lovely

This time, we’re working with another difficulty of 2 from the book: the “Light and Lovely” bouquet. The arrangement turned out beautiful, despite my initial insecurities โ€“ and even taught me a couple life lessons along the way. Let’s get to it!
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