Wednesday, 22 April 2009

Tulip Tip

Tulips continue to grow even after they have been picked so to prevent them from going all floppy in a vase prick the stem with a needle at the base of the flower.

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  1. What a great tip indeed. I didn't know that. How far up should one do this? Thanks!

  2. I didn't know that either! Flighty.

  3. Hello there, that is a great tip and one my mum passed on to me many years ago. She loved flowers in a vase.
    Welcome to blogging!
    (and thanks for the visit)

  4. Very interesting tulip tip, thanks ~ now if only the deer hadn't eaten them all ;) (I did manage to save 1).


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