Locally grown Lisianthus is bunched 5 to 7 stems depending on the size of the stems and grower. We mostly offer double blooming varieties and there are many new exciting colors. Cut the flowers upon arrival and hold flowers at room temperature for 1 – 2 hours (2 – 4 hours if flowers are limp or exhibiting bent neck) if you want them to open prior to storage in cooler or designing. As a finishing touch to any floral design Clean buckets, vases always use a packet of a Chrysal or Floralife a small package works for 4 quarts of water . Lisi is shipped with the blooms well developed and showing good color but not fully open. Grading varies but an average of 7 stems seems the be used by most growers. The newer imported varieties from Holland are bunches 5 stems. Lisianthus is generally 20 – 3o inch in stem length and great to use in bouquets and vase arrangments.