Stems with multiple flower heads or flat flower umbels always need the boiling water treatment .
Always keep cut flowers away from hot air vents and drafts.
Conditioning really does extend the life of cut flowers so it's worth the effort.
Whether you pick flowers from your garden or buy them, all cut flowers benefit from being conditioned before they are arranged.
Make sure you follow certain steps so that your cut flowers last in your home until the end of winter.