Dattilo, Shirley
March 2010
American Rose;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p70
The article offers tips for rose growers on preserving roses. It emphasizes the importance of choosing the most perfect blooms and cutting them at their peak. It relates the need to remove any moisture from the rose to prepare it for the drying process. It discusses the use of dessicant for the preservation of roses. It offers tips on burying and pouring the silica gel around and over the rose and recommends the Flower-Dri Crystals silica gel.


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