When I buy cut flowers for prayers, the most popular choice is chrysanthemums. For this purpose, my favourite colours are yellow, white and red.
I prefer to buy flowers in their original colours.
|Heath Aster / White Aster (Symphyotrichum ericoides)|
Updated on 1.11.11
I think the above flowers are White Asters, also known as Heath Aster, scientific name: Symphotrichum ericoides (Syn: Aster ericoides) a wildflower of Illinois, USA. Please correct me if I am wrong.
2) Malar - use paracetamol tablets
3) Plant Postings - put flowers in the fridge or cool place (like air-cond room)
4) Mac from Australia - add sugar to water and cut the stalks at an angle
5) Connie - cut the flower stalks under warm water, use bleach or flower food.
Do you remember about my Nov 2010 post, Arfah's Home Garden in Malaysia (link here) ?
This is my all time No. 3 most popular post with 2,207 page views todate. I am glad to announce that Arfah has her own garden blog now. It is called "A Little Paradise of Mine". To visit her blog, click here.
Flower Street at Little India Klang - Part 3 Cut Flowers”, a copyrighted post, was written for My Nice Garden blog by Autumn Belle @ http://www.mynicegarden.com/ on October 29th, 2011.