1 Zone / 16 Tray / 28 sq. ft Tray Areaview
- 1 dozen roses
- 1 tablespoons powdered orris root
- 8-10 droplets rose essential oil
- Preheat dehydrator between 90°F and 115°F; spread rose petals or buds equally on dehydrator trays lined with sheets. Dehydrate for 4 to 12 hours or more if humid. Rose petals will shrink to half their sizes when totally dry.
- Measure powdered orris root in a large glass bowl. Pour measured essential oil over powder; Pour in dried flower petals and stir well.
- Package in a container and store. Potpourri stays fragrant for 3 months if in an open bowl and 6 months if packaged in a tightly closed container. Use a vacuum sealer for best storage.