Flower Care Instructions
Helpful care tips
At ifloweru.com we care much for your flowers to longer stay and grow in its best shape even after delivery. For that, we've provided here some general tips to preserve your flowers with the proper care, so you can enjoy their beauty and elegance longer.

Roses -  Peruvian Lilies -  Sunflowers -  Tulips -  Iris -  Lilies -  Gerbera Daisies

Roses

Your roses are thirsty and need to drink water for 8-12 hours to perk up. With proper care, your roses will bloom over the next few days.

1) Remove the outside guard petals. These rugged outer petals were left on to protect your roses during shipment.

1) Cut 1 inch off the stems and remove leaves that fall below the water line.

2) Fill vase with water and add 1 packet of flower food.

3) Re-cut stems, change water and add second packet of flower food on day 3.

4) For the longest life, keep your roses away from direct sunlight, heat and drafts.

Peruvian Lilies (also known as - Alstroemeria)

ifloweru.com provides showy Peruvian Lilies with long straight stems and an abundance of blooms.
Peruvian Lilies are long-lasting, but dehydrate easily and may look thirsty upon arrival. Let your lilies drink water for about 8-12 hours to perk up.

1) Cut 1 inch off the stems and remove leaves that fall below the water line.

2) Fill vase with water and add 1 packet of flower food.

3) Re-cut stems, change water and add second packet of flower food on day 3.

4) Keep your Peruvian Lilies away from direct sunlight, heat and drafts.

5) Remove spent leaves to keep bouquet looking fresh longer.

Sunflowers

Sunflowers just canít get enough sun. Their heads follow the direction of the sun throughout the day.
Sunflowers have naturally arched necks and look best in a tall narrow vase. Cut the flowers so thereís only a few inches of stem that shows above the rim of the vase.

1) Cut 1 inch off the stems and remove leaves that fall below the water line.

2) Fill vase with water and add 1 packet of flower food.

3) Re-cut stems, change waterand add second packet of flower food on day 3.

4) Keep your Sunflowers away from direct sunlight, heat and drafts.

5) Remove spent leaves to keep bouquet looking fresh longer.

Tulips

The perfect maritime climate and rich, moist soil that allow tulips to thrive in Holland can also be found in coastal Northern California. Our tulips are grown and shipped from both locations.
Tulips continue growing after being cut and naturally bend toward sources of light. Your tulips may already have a gentle arc and tendency to cascade over the edge of the vase.

1) For straighter stems, leave the sleeve on for 8-12 hours to provide support to the stem while the flowers drink water.

2) Cut 1 inch off the stems and remove the leaves below the water line.

3) Fill vase with water and add 1 packet of flower food.

4) Re-cut stems, change water and add second packet of flower food on day 3.

5) Keep tulips out of sunlight and away from drafts and heat.

Iris

Picked when the bloom is just starting to show color and, arrive to you in the magical ready-to-bloom stage. Watch them gracefully unfold to reveal their inner beauty.
Your Iris will blossom over the next 1-2 days.

1) Cut 1 inch off the stems and remove leaves that fall below the water line.

2) Fill vase with water and add 1 packet of flower food.

3) Re-cut stems, change water and add second packet offlower food on day 3.

4) Keep your Iris away from direct sunlight, heat and drafts.

Lilies

ifloweru.com Lilies are so fresh, they havenít yet bloomed. Watch as they burst open into a magnificent display of color.
With the proper care, your Lilies will bloom over the next 3-4 days.

1) Cut 1 inch off the stems and remove leaves that fall below the water line.

2) Fill vase with water and add 1 packet of flower food.

3) Re-cut stems, change water and add second packet of flower food on day 3.

4) Keep your Lilies away from direct sunlight, heat and drafts.

5) To keep pollen from staining clothes, pull the stamen out when the Lily opens (use tape to remove any pollen that gets on clothes).

Gerbera Daisies

The ifloweru.com Gerbera Daisy is prized for its long wavy stems and big, bold blooms. Our Gerbera Daisies are shipped fresh from the growers to your doorstep, so you can enjoy their beauty and elegance longer.

1) Leave the straws on the stems for a longer vase life. Allow them to drink for 8-12 hours to perk up.

2) Cut 1 inch off the stems and remove leaves that fall below the water line.

3) Fill vase with water and add 1 packet of flower food.

4) Re-cut stems, change water and add second packet of flower food on day 3.

5) Daisies are sensitive to dirty water, which can cause bent necks. If this happens, re-cut stems and place in fresh water.

6) Keep your daisies away from direct sunlight, heat and drafts.