When growing roses in the garden, there is always a desire to give them to someone or just cut and put in a vase, which is why the questionhow to keep roses in a vase.
A bouquet of roses always looks charming, but it is necessary that it last as long as possible, retaining its beauty and attractiveness.
Every experienced flower grower knows how to preserve roses in a vase, because his task is not only to sell flowers, but also to leave good impressions for customers for a long time. To do this, it is necessary to explain to buyers some of the rules.
After buying a rose or after cutting it in the garden, it is necessary to clear the stem of the rose from leaves and thorns, which strongly absorb the necessary substances. It is also recommended to remove the top skin from this area. After cleaning, these roses can be placed in a vase of water, which is at room temperature.
Also, for greater stability, you must cut the stem of the rose. necessarily at an oblique angle. You can use special solutions that can be purchased at flower shops. Thanks to such solutions, your roses will stand for a very long time.
If you still do not want to use artificial additives, then you can use folk remedies. For example, you can add 2 tablespoons of vinegar and 3 teaspoons of sugar to the water where the roses will stand. This is for 2 liters of water. Vinegar can be substituted with citric acid.
Also, aspirin has a good effect, which is used at the rate of 1 tablet per liter of water. If the flowers were brought from abroad, then they are probably used to chemical treatments. That is why, a drop of detergent can be added to roses, which will kill germs and preserve the roses for a long time.