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Need help with keeping herbs like cilantro, basil, etc. fresh in the frig. I buy 2-3 bunches at a time but after 3 or 4 days they wilt. What can I do to keep them fresh a few days more or am I expecting to much?

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Comment by Norma Flores on July 3, 2015 at 8:46pm

Thank you Nathalie Ill definitely try your suggestions as well:)

Comment by nathalie carles on June 30, 2015 at 1:34am

oops...hit the button too early. Also instead of putting them in the fridge i put them, in water ( like flowers) and change the water often. Works very very well for basil.

Comment by nathalie carles on June 30, 2015 at 1:33am

I wrap them in paper towels and sometimes on top of that inside a plastic bag.

But in a garage sale lately I found a plastic container, a rectangle box that has inside a plastic tray and they keep well. Hope that helps!

Comment by Norma Flores on May 7, 2015 at 4:43pm

I am currently trying this method for the first time and so far so good

Thanks jmari:)

Comment by jmari on May 6, 2015 at 9:30pm

I have used the plastic bag over the glass method and it works. 

Comment by Norma Flores on May 3, 2015 at 12:32pm

Thank you Mara,

I'll try it this week and let you know how it goes:)

Comment by Mara Burke on May 2, 2015 at 11:10am

I did some searching online and found this solution several times.

Hope that helps!

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