Step by Step Guides

How to dry your own wildflowers

www.wildflower.org
Written by Wildflower photographs by In Churl Yo.
Adapted from Wildflower Magazine Winter 2007 VOL. 24, NO. 2.

Step 1

Select wildflowers from garden when they are in bloom.

 

Step 2

Trim the flower’s stem to a desired length and separate flowers into bunches.

 

Step 3

Tie each bunch of flowers together with string.

 

Step 4

Hang flower bunches upside down in a warm, dry place.

 

Step 5

Take down your wildflower bunches once they are thoroughly dried.

 

Step 6

Arrange your dried wildflowers artfully and enjoy them year-round.

 
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