Gerbera in Florist
There is a wonderful legend about Gerber. Many centuries ago, the Nymph of the Emblem, living in a forest, had indescribable beauty that men and girls admired. But the increased attention to her, soon tired, and she was excited to turn into a wild and inconspicuous gerbera. But this is just a legend, but in reality everything is much simpler.
Gerbera - brought in the XVIII century from Africa, originally from herbaceous perennial flowers. There are more than ten different species. Arriving in Europe, immediately took a high position in the flower market. It looks like a huge, bright, beautiful daisy. Its diameter is usually about 10 centimeters, but there is also a mini gerbera, about 7 cm. The flower is very resistant, in a fresh, not spoiled form it costs about 10–12 days. Since the stem is very fragile, florists, when shipped to stores, wrap with a special florist wire so that you can work with it without difficulty, without fear that it will break.
Bouquets of gerberas - magnificent beauty
Bouquets of gerberas in any flower shop are in the place of honor. It is statistically verified that every fifth buyer decides to buy a bouquet of gerberas all over the world, although they are not sold at every step, but only where the company constantly markets flowers and cooperates with suppliers.
The price of gerbera flowers can be considered budget. They are ordered to the office, to businesses, close people, to decorate the premises for the upcoming events, and just like that to a loved one. In addition to beauty and charm, the great advantage of gerberas is that they look fresh and alive for a very long time, much more than roses, carnations, lilies.
How to extend the life of a gerbera?
This flower is not too capricious, compared to others, but still requires special attention. Bought gerberas, before setting into a vase, should be pruned with scissors. Normal temperature habitat - room. Putting in the water, you need to change it every day. Observing light tips, a bouquet can give its freshness much longer.