Flowers stems need to be cut and have any leaves that would sit under the water line, before you put them in your vase at home. Keep your flowers away from radiators and check the water in the vase daily, you would be surprised how much they drink.
Friends neighbours and acquaintances usually send wreaths, posies and single ended sprays or sympathy bouquet. Try to choose colours and flowers that reflect the persons life and choose a funeral tribute that you like and feel ‘fits’ your message.
Carnations, Lillies, Chrysanthemums and Tropical flowers can last at least 2 weeks