Tips for cut tulips

With spring arriving, here are pointers on how to care for fresh-cut tulips:

*For longest vase life, buy tulips with flower buds just about to open.

*Recut the stem base straight across before arranging.

*Tulips are particularly thirsty. Check water level daily.

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