Frequently Asked Questions

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WHAT ARE PERSEVERED ROSES?

Preserved roses are roses that have been treated for the purpose of extending the shelf life while retaining it's natural characteristics. No water,sunlight or care allowing them to be virtually maintenance-free. The roses are treated using 100% plant-based and biodegradable ingredients, Harmless for both people and the environment. 

WHY DO WE USE THEM?

The short shelf life of fresh roses evidently results in the growth of the Floriculture industry to keep up with the increasing demand. The bigger the industry, the bigger carbon footprint it has. Preserved roses along with other factors enables us to express our values and goals of Carbon Neutrality. 

WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR BOX?

You cannot get the exact ones anywhere else! All of our wooden boxes are handmade using reclaimed barn wood. Make sure to keep the box if you wish to dispose the roses, they are unique!

HOW DO I PLANT TREES WITH GAIA?

For every item sold, 5 trees are planted on your behalf. Gaia will also match the 5 trees, making it a total of 10. We have a partnership with Eden Projects, a non-profit organization that focuses on reforestation in several different locations in the world. 

WHAT IS YOUR RETURN POLICY?

Review our Delivery, Shipping, and Return policy here

HOW DO I TAKE CARE OF MY ARRANGEMENT?

Roses are meant to last for one year in an environment that is ideally humid, not too warm and does not have direct contact with sunlight. Please avoid touching and watering the roses. To dispose of your arrangement, you can simple take out the platform that the roses rest on and keep the box to refill or use for other purposes.