The hadassim and aravot(myrtle and willow) are kept
in vacuum-packed plastic in order to preserve the plants.
Do not open until you are ready to use the Etrog and
Place the hadassim and aravot in a cool place, or in
Special care should be taken when inserting or taking
out the Hadassim and Aravos from the binding (holding
it together with the Lulav)that one does not detach
to many leaves in the process.