All you Need to Know about Bamboo Plants
Aug15

All you Need to Know about Bamboo Plants

Bamboo is a green-fingered connoisseur’s go-to plant, especially when creating a garden that boasts a somewhat tropical appeal. Its striking appearance means it’s often used as a specimen plant, to add interest to an otherwise subtle border, or as an attractive screen. If you wish to introduce bamboo to your garden, it’s important to learn a few tips and tricks, many of which are very straightforward… First...

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7 Low Light Plants for any Room in the House
Jul23

7 Low Light Plants for any Room in the House

Low light plants are often thought of as dull, boring species. This is far from the case however, with some of the brightest, most colourful and easy-to-care for indoor plants thriving in low-light conditions. 7 Low Light Plants for any room in the house 1. Pothos Pothos (Epipremnum Aureum) boasts the ability to thrive in any room in the household, so its one of the best low light plants, providing it is kept out of full sun and...

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5 Plants that will Help your Good Night Sleep
Mar25

5 Plants that will Help your Good Night Sleep

Asides from adding a splash of colour and a sweet fragrance to our homes, houseplants boast a number of additional, beneficial properties – including the ability to filter air and oxygenate any room in the household, all of which helps to promote a better night’s sleep. With this in mind, decking out your bedroom with the right plants is a great idea, especially as sleepless nights can take their toll on our productivity,...

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Best House Plants for your Office Desk
Dec23

Best House Plants for your Office Desk

House plants add organic character and cheer to an otherwise uninteresting office environment. Additionally, they can separate workspaces, improve air quality and eliminate impurities. When choosing house plants for your desk, it’s important to choose one that will thrive in the office environment. We’ve made this decision a little easier for you by listing a number of our favourite work-friendly house plants. Top 10 House Plants for...

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10 House Plants to Destress your Home
Nov03

10 House Plants to Destress your Home

Winter is here and Christmas is fast approaching which means one thing; we’re all stressed. Higher electricity bills coupled with the amount of presents we need to purchase for our families can leave us feeling a little deflated and worried. But rather than investing in spa days to relax yourself and damage your bank account even more, why not simply get a plant that’s known for its calming properties? Here are the top 10 plants that...

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Plant Gifts for Men – 5 Surprising Gift Options even Men Enjoy!
Oct18

Plant Gifts for Men – 5 Surprising Gift Options even Men Enjoy!

Times have changed: plants are no longer solely for women, but for men too! However, when it comes to plants, men aren’t exactly well known for their reputation as green thumbs so you should keep this in mind when you’re choosing a plant gift for your male recipient. There’s no doubt about it that plants are fantastic when it comes to boosting home decor and feng shui – not to mention the air quality. And believe it or not, not all...

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Must know basics about watering house plants
Sep09

Must know basics about watering house plants

If you’re a fan of having a houseplant in your home, you’ve no doubt lost a plant or two over the years. Insufficient and excessive watering are among the most common reasons why a plant may die so it’s important you learn how to strike the right balance. If it wasn’t for the water we provide our stunning plants with, nutrients wouldn’t be able to travel from the soil to plant cells. However, too much water in the soil will force the...

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5 little known Health Benefits of Indoor Plants
Aug27

5 little known Health Benefits of Indoor Plants

House plants have been a huge part of our lives, right from when the early Greeks and Romans began bringing their beloved plants in from the outdoors. Even the Victorians loved their potted plants and let’s face it, the 70s wouldn’t have been the same without those ferns and spider plants! Modern style dictates that we should be a little lighter with our green things though and this means sculptural stems rule the roost but are there...

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8 Unusual Ways to Display your Indoor Plants
Aug14

8 Unusual Ways to Display your Indoor Plants

Ever since our ancestors first picked up their buckets and trowels, curating your own plant collection has been a great way to stay one step ahead of the Joneses. Green-thumbed creations can be traced back to around 600 BC. The Hanging Gardens of Babylon was said to have multiple tiers, and so many trees that it resembled a green mountain. While most of us can’t match the Babylonians for scale or budget, there’s plenty of exciting and...

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Plants as Gifts: 6 Plants that are Awesome Gifts
May28

Plants as Gifts: 6 Plants that are Awesome Gifts

Have you been struggling to find your friend that perfect gift? Jewellery too personal? Clothing too difficult to gauge? Flowers too short-lived? Well, what about a potted plant? It might not be an obvious gift idea but plants are actually the perfect present for a number of occasions. Not only do they show thought and attention but they can brighten up homes and workspaces and give the recipient something to tend and look after –...

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