Use silica gel

Hang dry flowers for iced tea, If they have silica gel in them, they can be used to dry flowers. The trick is to soak the flowers in the gel.

The gel retains the shape and color of flowers better than drying flowers naturally or in the microwave.

Once the flowers are dry, group them into small bunches or leave them alone. Use twine to hang it in a cool, cool, dry place.

To prevent mold, the space between the flowers allows air to circulate properly. Alternatively, turn the fan on low speed.

When dry, the flowers will be difficult to touch. This process can take days, even weeks, depending on flower type and conditions.