Category: 'Indoors'

Create a mini cactus garden

Cold outside? Think of warmer climes (like deserts!) and create a mini cactus garden for your home. Very low maintenance and easy to create, a cactus garden will make a stunning coffee table centrepiece. And you can have lots of fun selecting the cacti you want to use - there is such a huge variety of them!

Brighten up January with colourful houseplants

Apparently last Monday, 16th January, was the most depressing day of the year, commonly known as Blue Monday. So I reckon that means it's only up and onwards for the rest of the year (leaving current political events out of the equation)! So if you need a little cheering up and don't fancy venturing out into the cold, get focused on your indoor spaces and pot up some of these colourful houseplants to brighten up your home and lift your mood.

Create a pot-et-fleur for your home

A pot-et-fleur is an arrangement of houseplants combined with cut flowers, displayed indoors. The pot-et-fleur can be changed whenever you like by adding different types of cut flowers. The concept of the pot-et-fleur dates back to Victorian times, and is something of a lost art, but in this post I'll show you how to create a contemporary pot-et-fleur that will look fantastic in your home.

Growing Succulents in Your Home

Welcome to the world of succulents; an extremely wide variety of easy to look after plants which come in a range of shapes, sizes and colours. It’s easy to get addicted to succulents (trust me!) - looking for the next shade or unusual form to add to your collection. And they don’t need watering very often – making them the perfect low maintenance houseplant.

Growing Food in Your House

The ‘grow your own’ trend may have passed you by if you’re living in a city flat with no outside space. But in this post I’ll show you that it needn’t – you can grow your own food indoors with just a windowsill!

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