How to Stop Cut Camellia Flowers from Turning Brown

Camellia flowers are beautiful and most gardeners are tempted to bring a few inside for decoration during flowering season. The challenge is to keep them from turning brown but this solution will fix things for you.


  1. 1
    Cut the camellia flowers.
  2. 2
    Arrange as usual.
  3. 3
    Sprinkle a little salt into the centre of each cut bloom. This will stop them from turning brown.
  4. 4
    Fix any dropping leaves by pinning them together at the back with a safety pin.

Things You'll Need

  • Salt
  • Safety pin

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Categories: Flower Arranging and Floral Art