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Graham Rice offers some clever tricks to help your summer cut flowers last
There’s no shortage of flowers in the garden this month. Almost anything from your beds, borders and containers can be cut to bring your garden delights into the house. Of course, some flowers last longer than others; but almost everything you cut will at least last long enough to decorate the table for a dinner party or charm a friend who calls in for coffee.
There are other ways to keep cut flowers looking their best for longer than simply cutting them and dropping them in a vase. There are three rules that apply to all cut blooms:
There are also tricks that apply to specific flowers:
Cutting and conditioning
More advice on getting the best from cut flowers.
Growing and selecting
How to grow cut flowers and choosing what to grow.
10 AGM plants for cut flowers
Graham Rice chooses 10 AGM-winning plants suitable for cutting.
Shrubs for cut flowers
Graham suggests several shrubs with great flowers for cutting.
How to grow annuals
Annuals make great cut flowers, find out how to grow them.
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