Wedding in Goa – Keep Your Hydrangeas Fresh with These Tips

Photographers in Goa: Digital creations | Bridal makeup in Goa: Swizel | mc in goa: Neil Mckenzie

We’re strong believers that fresh flowers are a must have around your home. One of our favorite flowers to have around the house is hydrangeas. You can find them anywhere, and they are super easy to arrange. Unfortunately, hydrangeas are a famously fickle flower, and will sometimes die within mere days of when you put them out. Luckily for you, we made a quick video with some tips and tricks to keep your hydrangeas looking lively and fresh for days on end!

MATERIALS

Flowers
Scissors
Vase
Soap
Sugar

INSTRUCTIONS

step-1
Add 1/4 cup of sugar to room temperature water. This helps to feed the hydrangeas’ stems.

step-2
Add a few pumps of hand soap to the water. Soap helps to keep bacteria way.

step-3
Cut off most of the hydrangeas’ leaves, as these require a lot of water.

step-4
Trim the stems at an angle and then cut up the center of the stems. This helps them retain water.

step-5
Dip each flower in boiling water to remove any sap from the stems before placing in your vase.

step-5
Change the water every 2 days and give the stems a fresh cut as necessary.

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