Potpourri Recipe

How can I make homemade potpourri in five days?

By Cherry1976 from Sacramento



August 25, 20100 found this helpful

I have dried the flowers petals and botanicals in the oven on the lowest setting laying on paper towels on top of cookie cooling racks that are setting on cookie sheets. The petals dry overnight, cool them and then add orris root (to prolong the fragrance), and essential oils of your choosing. I also add dried citrus rind or slices, small pine cones or sweet gum balls, etc. etc.

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