, baby's breath, salvia, and strawflower are among the easiest for beginners because they dry quickly (7 to 10 days) and retain their colors well.
Annuals such as love in the mist, statice
and helichrysum, plus perennials like sea holly and Chinese lanterns, are perfect.
For any conifers growing in your garden, dress them up with seed heads of ornamental onion and sprays of everlasting flowers, such as baby's breath, eriogo-num, fernbush, rabbitbrush, and statice
. When cutting the blossoms, leave the stems long enough to poke in between the branches of the tree so no wiring is needed to hold the flowers in place.
However, show-goers also sampled carnations, lilies, alstromeria, gypsophilla, eryngiums, arabicum, hypericum and statice
, amongst many others.
Gather in achillea and statice
flower stems while they are still brightly coloured.
The important cut flowers that have a known name in Pakistani trade are Roses, Gladiolus, Iris, Carnation, Narcissus, Lilies, Gerbera, Freesia (Gul-e-Farzana) and Statice
Others include Gypsophilla, Lilies Eryngiums, arabicum, hypericum, Statice
, a range of summer flowers amongst many others.
Include calendula, statice
, alyssum and cosmos in your flower beds.
Gladiolus, roses, carnations, tuberose, marigold, jasmine, gerberas, lilies, statice
and chrysanthemum, etc.
Some 380 hectares are devoted to the production of cut flowers like gladioli, roses, chrysanthemums, statice
, ponpon, dahlia, anthurium and baby's breath.
The wrapped bouquets consist of beautiful, in season sunflowers, accented with deep purple statice
, which is a popular accent flower used in many of the shop's arrangements.