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Roses are consider by many to be the most beautiful flower in the world. Even for those who don' think so, they are still popular and loved by many. Because of their popularity, roses are reared widely, sold by the thousands to used as gift, decoration or simply out of admiration. Since roses are found almost everywhere around us, offfices and houses especially, it will be good to know how to keep these cut roses fresh as long as possible. If your keen to find out how to keep your cut roses longer and fresher, do read on with this article to find out some tips that you can apply to your roses. Keeping the rose refrigerated is probably one the most important tip to apply. Refrigerated method is good if you intend to give your roses away a day or two after your purchase, or you simply want them to last longer at home. Rose natural environment is in the cool climate, so they will always stay fresher and longer in your cool fridge. Adding water that is a tad warmer then room temperature is nex thing you need to consider. Roses absorb slightly warm water quicker and this helps them stay fresh for some more time. If you ask anyone how to keep roses fresh, they will perhaps tell you that roses stay for a longer time if you can prevent any type of rotting. So you need to cut out the dead leaves, dead branches and make sure the foilage that remains are fresh and a live. Cutting the stem off to remove trap air in the stem is another tip, cutting it diagonally to increase surface area for water absorbtion and importantly cutting the stem while soaking in water is important too.Take the help of a knife, and not scissors for this task. To keep your roses longer, you need to change the water they feed on everyday.The rose bloom will die faster as they find it difficult to breath in dirty or stale water. You can add a final touch by adding a little sugar and salt to the water as they act like the food they find in soil. Take these tips and mix them with your own tricks and make your roses last longer. How long your roses will last depends on alot of factors, but if you apply some tender loving care with the abovementioned tips, you can ensure they last longer then they are suppose to.