Diamonds are forever, and so is this rose (almost)
How does this idea sound? A rose that lasts for an entire year.
Ivory Floral Design in San Antonio, Texas, has developed a special preservation process that keeps the bloom, well, blooming much longer than normal.
“They’re dipped in a magical solution. We can’t tell you what the magical solution is because it’s a secret of course,” co-owner Tuan Lee told khou.com. “But it’s made up of glycerin, essential oils, some type of plant components. They’ll do it for a few days and then after, the few days you’ll have a beautiful, soft, wonderful rose.”
More on the rose
To learn more about roses from our Doug Oster, check out his article on the Rose Garden at Renziehausen Park in McKeesport.