Forever Flowers

Supplies:

5 cups fine-ground cornmeal
2-1/2 C powdered borax

Directions:

Mix together and put in a covered shoebox or similarly-sized container. Lay fresh flowers in a single layer on top of 1/2 inch of mixture. Cover the flowers with at least 1/2 more of mixture. Cover box and keep at room temperature for about a month. Carefully remove mixture and flowers when done.