8 May 2016

Florets - Floral Quote - # 111 - by Carly Cylinder

"If I had to give just one piece of advice, it would be this: Change the water in the vase at least every couple days. And if not every couple days, then at least once during the lifetime of the arrangement. Flowers thrive on fresh water. To refresh the water in a small-to-medium arrangement, place the vase under the faucet in your kitchen sink and run the water so that it flushes out the old water. Flushing out your vase under the faucet refreshes the water while keeping your arrangement intact. For taller vases, carefully tilt the arrangement to pour out the old water, and refresh with new water."

~ Carly Cylinder ~  

[Carly Cylinder: American, florist,owner and creative director of FlourLA,Inc., a Los Angeles and New York based flower design studio. Her work has been featured on many blogs and websites and she is the author of the book The Flower Chef.]
[Quote from: The Flower Chef by Carly Cylinder (2016).]
[Flowers: Blue and white hyacinths.]
[Container: Round zinc container.]
[Styling and Photography © Ingrid Henningsson/Of Spring and Summer.]

Enjoy your flower arranging and have a fabulous and floral Sunday!

I'll be back next week with more floral delights from Of Spring and Summer.

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1 comment:

Frances said...

Ingrid, that is one lesson that I've definitely learned over the years, along with removing leaves that would be below the water level in the vase.

This arrangement is quietly beautiful...the bowl and dish underneath are such a great choice for the flowers. xo

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