Preserving Valentine's Day Flowers

Shirley Bovshow shows you how to keep your romantic flowers lasting with these tips.

Preserving Flowers - Home & Family

Waxed Roses

1) Melt soy wax

2) Drip flower bud into wax then tip other way and dip the stem leave to dry.

Dehydrator with Flowers

1) Preheat dehydrator to one hundred degrees fahrenheit. If you live where the humidity is greater than 50 percent, you can increase the dehydrator temperature to 125 degrees fahrenheit.

2) Arrange clipped flowers on the dehydrator trays in a single layer, making sure that none of the flowers overlap or touch one another.

3) Check your flowers every hour.

Get more information about this episode >>

Get more from Shirley at

How to Start a Garden
How to Start a Garden