Keeping Your Flowers Fresh With Kimberly Schlegel Whitman

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fresh flowers Keeping Your Flowers Fresh With Kimberly Schlegel Whitman

Kimberly Schlegel Whitman has tips on how to keep your flowers fresher, longer!


Kimberly Schlegel Whitman’s tips on keeping flowers fresh:

  • Pick them like fresh produce; look at them and make sure they feel firm and hydrated
  • Strip them of leaves and foliage below the water line.
  • Cut the stems at an angle.
  • Always keep the flowers hydrated in water for 1-3 hours before arranging them.
  • Change the water every day.

Once you’ve prepared your flowers, it’s time to arrange them! Watch a clip about arranging flowers with Martha Stewart and Serena Williams:

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