sunflower
Courtesy of The New York Botanical Garden

Drying Supplies

Most of the supplies used to dry flowers can be found in your local crafts store.

Silica gel is expensive; a more economical alternative is 40% borax and 60% white cornmeal. This recipe takes longer to dry the flowers, so leave them in the container for 2 weeks.

Shown here: sunflower (Helianthus annuus cv.)









New on the Web


Around The Web



Bold Style Calendar

Jul
22
Unexpected Focal Point

Make a playful statement in your dining room by painting your table and chairs with a bold color... » See Full Calendar