How to Arrange your Labor Day Lily Bouquet
by Reba Berge, Tastemaker in Residence
Step 1: Gather your Materials
Hardgoods: garden shears or knife, flower preservative, water, vase, bracelet
Focal Flowers: 1 Oriental Lily, 2 Stock
Secondary Flowers: 1 Purple Caspia
Foliage: 3 Israeli Ruscus
Step 2: Remove any lower leaves to create clean stems on all your flowers
Step 3: Fill your vase 3/4 full of water, mix in the flower preservative until fully dissolved.
Step 4: Start by inserting your foliage to create a base. Cut each stem at a diagonal before inserting it into the water.
Step 5: Add in your focal flowers. The tallest stem of stock should be approximately 1.5 times the height of your vase.
Step 6: Add in your secondary flower; Caspia.
Step 7: Attach the bracelet to the vase. It will add a little sparkle to your bouquet!