February Project: Rainbow Bouquet

dyeing flowers with food coloring


  • fresh cut flowers (carnations and roses work well)
  • hand pruners or sharp scissors
  • tall glasses or Mason jars (one for each color)
  • food coloring
  • water

Create a Colorful Bouquet

Add some food coloring to a glass of water and drop in some white carnations or roses. Your kids will love watching the flowers slowly change color, and they'll eagerly try different tints to create a rainbow bouquet. Get the step-by-step instructions for creating a rainbow bouquet.

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