Making Flowers Last

I love cut flowers. I love red tulips or pink peonies for the dining room, I love anything yellow for the bathroom, and if I find something that seems to go in the bedroom, that’s just gravy.But they seem to wilt so quickly. I thought this was inevitable, until I worked for a photography workshop that had its own cutting garden. It just made more sense to hire an intern to run a garden than it did to constantly buy flowers for the dining hall, for the rooms where the teachers stayed, and for still lives. ...more