All you need to know about preserved flowers
What are preserved flowers?
Preserved flowers are 100% natural flowers that are carefully selected for their high-quality and natural beauty. Then thru the use of state-of-the-art technology, the flora is preserved using non-toxic, cosmetic-grade products to preserve their beauty. Unlike fresh flowers, preserved flowers will not wilt and in fact, when placed side-by-side, they are indistinguishable.
How long do Preserved Flowers last?
Although, there is no expiration on preserved flowers, their longevity will vary and be affected by its environment. One should consider that high humidity will shorten the lifespan. In general, preserved flowers can last from 8 months to 3 years. Flowers that are stored in sealed casings, have been known to last up to 10 years.
Are all flowers preserved by the same method?
No, not all flowers are preserved the same way. Although the process of preservation is a form of drying. We only sell flowers from reputable companies that use a much more sophisticated method of preserving flowers. The use of glycerin allows the flower to maintain their natural appearance and also give you the feel of freshly-cut flowers.
Benefits of Preserved Flowers:
- Prolonged shelf/vase life: 8 months to 3 years depending on environmental conditions
- Reduced waste and cost: longer shelf/vase life lead to infrequent replacement for businesses such as hotel front desk/lobbies
- Product changeability: with preserved flowers color changes can be done to suit the occasion and or color theme.
- Time factor: unlike fresh flowers, preserved flowers are not constrained by time pressure. Arrangements can be prepared ahead of time and still guarantee to look as fresh as the day they were cut on the day of your event.