Get back a bunch of flowers from the outside, always want to make it last longer? The potted pots that have been carefully cultivated have blossomed, and they are reluctant to let it wither? It is better to make them into dry flowers, decorate the living room, but also retain those flowers that are reluctant to be reluctant.
What flower should be selected for dry flowers?
All flowers are suitable for making dry flowers? In fact, from the perspective of dry flowers, the answer is negative. Flowers with a lot of moisture, such as beniest, sea, lilies, are not easy to air dry and easy to mold. Of course, it is not completely impossible to make.
Most of the flowers suitable for dried flowers have the characteristics of less moisture -containing, such as roses, forget -me -not -me, full star, cockle, lavender, eucalyptus, small daisy, carnations, pink crystals, thousands of days, thousands of days, thousands of days, thousands of days Red, violet, rose, forget me, and golden balls, in addition to the pine cones, reed flowers, sorghum ears, and cat willow are also good \"wild fun\" flowers.
It is important to note that the deeper the color of the flower, the deeper the flowers, such as the white will become beige, and the big red will turn black -purple.
What kind of dried flowers to choose from?
After choosing a good flower material, you need to choose the flowers. Basically, the newer buds and semi -blooming flowers, the better the shape after making dry flowers. The blooming flowers will squeeze each other when hanging down and air -dried, and the shape is not good. The flowers that are about to fade, the petals are easy to fall off and it is inconvenient to make dry flowers.
How to dry the flowers?
The flowers of flowers should be quickly dehydrated. If the dehydration process is slow, the color of the dried flowers will become lost. On the contrary, the faster the dehydration speed, the better the color retention, and the brighter the dried flowers. Generally speaking, we have two simple ways of daily operations.
1. Suspension of air -drying method:
air drying is the simplest and most commonly used method of making dry flowers. First of all, you need to choose a warm, dry and ventilated environment, and then put the flowers and branches upside down. The air -drying time changes with the type of flower, air humidity and temperature, and generally it can be dried in just a few days. When you feel that the flowers are as crispy as paper, you're done.
2. Microwave drying method:
If the microwave oven in the home is large enough, it is good to use. The characteristics of microwave oven are short -drying time and do not require other media. Its drying time depends on the number of furnace types and flowers. Some berries are easy to break in microwave ovens. They must first air dry in a cool, dry and ventilated place for at least a week. You can also tighten the flowers with A4 paper or envelope and put them in the light wave furnace. It only needs to be microwave for 25 seconds.
Knowledge Link: Flowers suspended air -drying guide
In fact, it is very simple. Find the warm and ventilated place in the home, prepare flowers, line ropes, nails, hammers, etc., we can start to start Operation.
1. Put them out of the vase before the flower fades. Wipe the dry water, remove the leaves that have withered and change color, and trim the flower stems into oblique shape.
2. Adjust the flowers of the flowers to make the flowers look beautiful, and then tie the flower stem together with a thin line to tie the thin line at a distance of 15cm from the leaves.
PS: The wire rope should be wrapped around each flower stem for a week to avoid loosening when hanging.
3. Tied into a bouquet, the size of the bouquet should not squeeze each other between flowers.
4. Nail on the wall, without nails, use other hooks.
5. Hang the flower upside down on it. Next, just wait patiently to wait for the flower to be completely dry, and the dried flowers will be ready.
6. After the beautiful bouquets of flowers and bouquets are dry, they can be inserted upright in the vase.