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How To Arrange Flowers

Prepare and arrange flowers!

Need some extra help preparing and arranging your new letterbox flowers? We know how tricky it can be!
Follow these detailed steps along with your floral arranging guide for how to arrange flowers like a pro!


 

How to condition and prepare flowers


 

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Step 1. Unbox blooms

Your box will contain:
Flowers wrapped in cellophane and sealed with a satin ribbon
Flower food
Arranging guide

 

 

  

 

 

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Step 2. Remove leaves

Remove any damaged or wilted leaves. Also remove any leaves that are below the vase water line. Excess leaves takes energy from the flower heads which leads to the flower dying sooner and leaves in the water causes bacteria growth in the water. As the amount of bacteria on the vase increases, it grows closest to the main food source - the base of the stem. Eventually the bacteria will overgrow the cut and clog the stem up. 

 

  

 

trim the stems of your new letterbox flowers

Step 3. Trim the stems

Cut about 1-2 inches of the bottom of the stems before placing them in the water. Even though your flowers have been neatly trimmed before they leave our studio, they always need a fresh cut since they seal up very quickly being out of water. 

 

 

 

 

 

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Step 4. Water

Choose a vase that is about 2/3 the height of the flowers and clean it out properly with soap. Fill it half up with cool fresh water. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

letterbox flowers ready to arrange

 

 

Step 5. Ready?

Now you're ready to start arranging!