Will sand in the vase impact a cut floral? A sunflower in a vase with sand as...

Asked February 17, 2015, 12:17 PM EST

Will sand in the vase impact a cut floral? A sunflower in a vase with sand as a weight.

Missouri flowers cut flowers

1 Response

I don't think so but I will check and get back with you. Pat

Here's what I heard: Unless the sand has been sterilized, the microbes it contains will tend to plug the vascular tissue of the flowers and shorten their vase life.