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Making Easter Lilies Last

To ensure proper care of your Easter lily, water regularly, letting the soil dry slightly between waterings. The intense fragrance and elegant form of the Easter lily (Lilium longiflorum) with its white, trumpet flowers makes it a holiday favourite. How can you choose the best plant and help prolong its life, even after the holiday?

Give longer life to cut roses

Look for roses with a few outermost petals beginning to unfurl. Although ranking third for yearly sales in the cut flower market, roses move to first for Valentine’s Day. Producers take advantage of this opportunity to schedule a bumper crop of flowers to meet the valentine demand. Here are some tips to help you select