Roses how to make roses, look after
Growing roses of green and yellow color
To do this, you need to plant a plant near the rose bush called an ostroke (an evergreen plant, a shrub with prickly leaves and poisonous red berries). When the ostrovk is taken and begins to grow , it is necessary to split one escape, to put a pink rod in the middle of the point and fold it. Next, the clasp is tightened and tied with hemp so that air can not escape into the sore. When a point located on the other side of the ostrokrov on a pink twig gives an escape, you should immediately release it from the cleavage, which causes the flowers to turn green in pink .
Growing of yellow roses:
To proceed should be exactly the same as described above, but instead of sharply planting a plant called shilna grass (a plant of citus, a dog-head, a water trail).
How to grow flowers any day, when you need
To do this, do so: during the fall of the last flowers (but it is desirable to save flowers), you need to select on the stem of the kidney, which is ready to turn around, cut with scissors, leaving, however, they have a long stem in three inch. Cut the place immediately wax sealing wax, give the buds wither, wrap each kidney separately in white paper and store until the time when they need them. For the flowers to bloom, the day before they cut off the ends of the stems together with the sealing wax and place them in the water so that the ends swell. Put a little saltpeter into the water.
The next day the kidneys will unfold in full color and smell, which is a very rare and surprising phenomenon.
But the original American way, which allows you to keep the roses in the stream and two years completely fresh. Tear off the buds of roses ready to blossom so that they have a stalk left, dry the salt in a cast-iron dish on fire; it will turn into a very fine dry powder. Then pour a layer of this salt on the bottom of the tin box and, putting on it your buds, so that they do not touch each other, fill them with salt and seal them tightly. When you need fresh roses, pull out the buds, which at first glance seem completely withered, cut off the ends of the stalk and put in water. They will start to come to life little by little and then completely dissolve.
But the variety of this method, which is used by very many.
You can salt not only roses, but also lilacs, globular dahlias, tulips, chamomile, asters. This is done so. In a cardboard box pour a calcined salt layer
By New Year, March 8th or other holiday date, you need to take flowers out of the box, put the head in a basin or a bucket of water for 2 hours. It is best to wash under a stream of water, and then collect a bouquet. Flowers do not lose the smell, color, long stand in the water and no different from freshly cut .
How to change the color of broken flowers
Prepare a mixture of nine parts of sulfuric ether and one part of ammonia, pour in a saucer or a plate and hold over it a flower, the color of which is desirable to change. To immerse the flowers in this liquid does not follow, for from this they can to perish. Evaporation of this liquid in a few minutes turns a pink or purple color into green, white and yellow. If the flower is slightly sprinkled with this mixture, then there will be speckles on it. In order not to hold the flower above the plate, it is attached to a paper funnel, which is covered with liquid.