In full bloom
With strong healthy supporting stems
Delicate single blooms
Variety of vases
Floral tape and floral wire
Raffia or leather thonging
Cut the stems on a slant and leave them soaking in water.
Use your thorn stripper to remove any thorns, nodes or unsightly blemishes on the stems.
Make it artistic, personal and unique
Remove leaves and foliage from the lower two thirds of the stems.
Lay the flowers out on your workbench and arrange them according to colour and size so that you can see at a glance which blooms to use next.