Crocosmias
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crocosmia flower storage

Zone victoria bc | Anonymous added on July 18, 2018 | Answered

The article on the website states to keep the fresh-cut stems in 100 deg F for 48 hours - how do you keep water at 100 deg F?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on July 19, 2018

You would use the warm water as you cut the flowers, then place in a dark location. Yes, the water temp will change.
This is a common technique used with cut flowers.

Also adding a floral preservative to the water will aid in cut flowers lasting.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/fgen/how-to-keep-flowers-fresh-after-cutting.htm

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