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A Guide for the Postharvest Handling of Fresh Flowers to Extend Their Useful Life


PART I: Postharvest Handling of Fresh Flowers


The postharvest handling of cut flowers will be discussed in detail in this and the following two issues of the "Illinois State Florists' Association Bulletin." These presentations will differ from those in many other published reports and books on the subject in that specific recommendations are made. We are aware that there is no general concensus on proper flower han dling, yet feel that postharvest losses can be significantly reduced if certain procedures are followed

Source: • Illinois State Florists' Association Bulletin #428

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