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How To Properly Store Roses After Harvest

The harvested flowers should be put in warm water and kept in 4-5 degrees of temperature. If the roses must be kept for around two weeks, they can be kept in -1 to 1 degrees, but these roses shouldn’t be put in water, instead they should be kept in air and moisture proof boxes. When retrieving the roses from storage, stems should be cut a bit and they should be put in hot water, around 27 to 30 degrees.

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  • Lori G September 7, 2010, 17:35

    i got a tiny tearose plant for my birthday in june..it has blossomed and i have had over 30 roses from it..the plant is now 20 inches hi..and the weather is down past freezing..i want to protect the plant…do i bring it in the house to keep it going or wrap it and leave it outside..i know NOTHING..and would l;ove to hear from you..thank you…Lori

  • Neptune April 4, 2011, 23:06

    when you talk of temperature above are you referring to 4-5C or Farenheit and -1-1C or F…?

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