People gift roses on special occasions; some give roses on valentine’s day or special moments. But there is an issue about preserving those roses as they are a special mark for the memory. So, in today’s article, we will learn how you can dry roses perfectly. Thus, it will help you to keep your memories alive.
Let us have a look at the list of supplies that are required to perfectly dry the roses. They are as follows:
Steps To Dry Roses Perfectly
Step 1: The first step is to choose the best blooming roses with no moisture or flaws.
Collecting the Roses
Step 2: The second step is to trim the stems of the roses and then remove the foliage available in the stems.
Trimming the Roses
Step 3: You will need a rubber band in the following step. Once you get the rubber bands, tie the stems of the roses together with the help of a rubber band.
Tie the Roses with a Rubberband
Step 4: Now, choose a dark place, and take a clothesline you often use to dry clothes. And then tie it from one corner to another corner of the room.
Tie the Clothesline in a Dark Room
Step 5: Now, you should attach the roses to the hanger.
Attaching the Roses on Hanger
Step 6: The last step is to hang the roses on the clothesline for two to three weeks and let them dry in the darkroom.
- You can arrange those trimmed roses in a bouquet style to be ready to get displayed.
Things To Remember
- Make sure you leave a minimum of six inches of distance or more from the stem.
- Remove the leaves.
- Check the darkroom you choose should have good ventilation
- Ensure that you tie the clothesline string tightly
Saquib Siddiqui is a Mechanical Engineer and a content creator. He has special interest in science experiments and teaches the same to school and college students. He is also a technical lead at RUDE LABS PVT. LTD.