The Q&A Archives: Homemade Cut Flower Preservative

Question: What can I use to keep flowers fresh after cutting? Is is all right to use something like Miracle-Gro? I find the tiny little packets sold by florists to be too high a price for my budget. Thank you. John Hopkins New Freedom, PA

Answer: There are a number of "recipes" for preserving cut flowers. The one I usually recommend was researched by professors at Texas A

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