Home Made Flower Preservative

Home Made Flower Preservative

Preserve your flowers for longer using this DIY flower preservation recipe.

What you need

2 parts Cornmeal
1 part Powdered borax.
Cardboard box


Mix the Cornmeal and borax together until well combined.

To use, place freshly cut flowers face down in the mixture and partly cover with the mixture.

Keep the lid on the box and allow the flowers to dry for up to 3 weeks.



  1. just what i was looking 4 and easy.

  2. this idea is great,great for drying flower and leaves for cards etc.

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