How to keep cut lilacs fresh. Cut in morning. Cut stem at 45 degree angle when 1/3 flowers are still buds. Split stem up 1 inch and put directly in water. Remove leaves. Lilacs not taller than 1-1/2 times the height of vase. Keep out of direct sunlight. Use florist preservative if possible.
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