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5 of the best flowers for dried flowers

Written by Maggie

Mar 17 2021

5 of the best flowers for dried flowers

When flowers and plants are bought back, they are alive, but if they are not earth-grown or hydroponic plants, they will wither after a period of time. But this time we will introduce a need to take care of the plant. It refers to buying back after a period of time or can continue to maintain the beauty of the plant, to become dry flowers. Come and have a look at 5 of the best flowers for dried flowers!

1. Eyebright

Usually bought in the Flower market millet, about a bunch of one hand can be held, usually about a meter in height.

Eyebright is very humble and is often used in bouquets or flower boxes, but a whole bunch in a simple flower pot has an understated beauty.

The color of Eyebright is relatively pure and fresh, and can agree with day type style very much, perhaps cooperating with the household environment of northern Europe.  

5 of the best flowers for dried flowers
Eyebright is one of the best flowers for dried flowers

2. Billy Buttons

Billy Buttons are often used in the art of flower arrangement, together with other yellow flowers, to make wedding bouquet corsages and wristbands.

Because of their lovely round shape and bright colors, you can buy Billy Buttons online or at flower markets.

The more common have white, red, pink or green, whether as a material or a bunch of alone, golden ball chic modeling can take charge of one side alone.  

5 of the best flowers for dried flowers
Billy Buttons are one of the best flowers for dried flowers

3. King protea

King protea is absolutely the leading role in the flowers, domineering shape, a plant above the general only one flower, put the dried petals into a pointed type.

But the surface has a velvety white down, it feels like the surface is covered with a layer of gray powder, flower markets usually see gray or red, very large.

When the branch below the flower suggests choose and buy, the choice is relatively slender and can adapt to the flower implementation of different kinds, should the opening be smaller only, a lot of simple modelling flowers can be matched with King protea.  

5 of the best flowers for dried flowers
King protea is one of the best flowers for dried flowers

4. Lotus

Every summer in the pond lotus, under the hot sun open hot, beautiful Lotus can only be seen from a distance, after the lotus wither will leave us beautiful lotus root, not only can be used as a drinking dish, but also can be made into lotus root powder.

However, after the petals have fallen, the lotus seedpod also has a different kind of beauty. Usually, the fresh lotus seedpod, about two meters in length, will be listed in the flower market during the harvest season of lotus root.

If you don't like the real dried lotus seeds in the market with fake branches, then you can buy your own dried lotus seeds.  

5 of the best flowers for dried flowers
Lotus is one of the best flowers for dried flowers

5. Jerusalem cherry

Jerusalem cherry shape is very pleasing, a few or small or large red balls, below is similar to the pine leaves a bunch of a bunch around the trunk, very primary and secondary form composition.

Fresh Jerusalem cherry, if you don't smell it carefully, can not smell a faint woody taste, is the smell of the plant alive, usually left for a period of time after the branches will bend.

So you can do something like a lotus seedpod, you can hang the whole plant and when it dries it will form a straight shape so that it won't deform. Jerusalem Cherry is one of the best flowers for dried flowers.

5 of the best flowers for dried flowers
Jerusalem cherry is one of the best flowers for dried flowers