A vase of fresh cut flowers can instantly brighten up any room and can also make a thoughtful gift for a loved one or friend. Growing them yourself can also be enormously satisfying. Once they have been picked from the garden you can create a bouquet of harmonising colours and fragrances. The only problem is, the beautiful display in your home or office won’t last very long as the flowers start to wilt after a few days. Our tips below will help you to keep your cut flowers looking their best for a little longer.