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Scent Issues

Customers visiting our flower bar at 1i2 Katong to look at our preserved and dried flower designs often ask the same question: “how long does the scent last?” It’s a puzzling question: few dried flowers release any scent at all. Lavender, of course, gives a strong smell and continues to give up a nice scent for years if you pack the buds tightly into a cotton cloth, and, from time to time squeeze this “scent-bomb.” Well, that’s what makes lavender so special. I still remember the perfumed air of the countryside in the South of France. (There is also a slight hint of cow dung, but, really, just a hint. I know other places in central Europe where just the...

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