How Do I Cut Hydrangea Flowers?

Can hydrangeas be used as cut flowers? Yes, hydrangeas are one of the best loved flowers around! Here’s a few ways to guarantee full, long lasting cut hydrangeas! Cutting hydrangeas during their growing season is far different than cutting them at the end of their season when they are papery and really don’t need water […]

How To Make Small Tissue Flowers?

How do you make small tissue paper flowers? Directions: Count out 5 pieces of tissue paper, lay them in a stack and cut down the center lengthwise. Accordion fold your tissue paper leaving each pleat approximately 1 inch in width. Tie a piece of twine or string around the center of the flower. Cut the […]

How Long Do Iris Flowers Last?

What to do when iris blooms die? Deadheading Iris – How many times do iris bloom? A number of bearded varieties bloom from early spring to early summer. Among beardless irises, many varieties in the Spuria subgroup bloom from late spring to midsummer. Some Siberian iris (Iris sibirica) and Japanese iris (I. ensata) selections bloom […]

How To Get Seeds From Impatiens Flowers?

You can collect the seed at any time when the plants are flowering and the seed pods are forming. Inspect the impatiens flowers once the blossoms begin to wilt. Place a cheesecloth bag over each developing seed pod. Cut the stem from the impatiens plant once the seed pod begins to yellow and dry. How […]

How Do You Order Flowers For A Funeral?

How much should you spend on flowers for a funeral? Typically you can expect to pay in the region of $50.00 – $80.00 for a decent size floral arrangement. Specialist requests for name floral tributes or shaped wreaths can cost anything upwards of $100.00 and a large casket spray can cost between $250 – $700. […]