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House Plants Create Lively Homes

Jul 1, 2008
You will find that houseplants are enjoyable no matter what room of the home you are placing them in. house plants are a positive way of adding to the ambiance of your house.

What are the characteristics that make house plants such a great addition to the house? Plants and pots both are available in many sizes. You can have tall, small and large or wide plants or pots that are colorful, clear, or decorative. You can mix and match just about anything you want to create the atmosphere in the house you want. If you want to have an oriental theme you should think colors that are red, gold, silver or black. You can use colors to brighten rooms or to complete an overall theme in a room, such as browns, with elephants for an African safari look. Festive colors bring the house to life with modern feels and looks pulling it all together. Your indoor world should be something that you truly enjoy as you walk from room to room in your home.

What do some of the types and sizes of pots bring to your home design? The round pot is going to bring a feeling of solidness to the home. Round pots are a solid pot that will give your plant the area it needs to thrive. As you move to pots that are rectangular, you will give a smaller room a longer feel as this type of pot gives a feeling of motion in any room of the home. Design your home to include plants for a great feel, look and overall theme you love.

Just how many plants can you put in a house?

That is really a simple question, you can have as many as space allows. If you like fresh air, clean air, plants are going to filter out a lot and give you fresh air. Think green, colors, flowers, and the flow of dcor through out your home for a great overall look. You can have a design that will please the whole family, and it will help you pass the time in the winter months with caring for your plants.

You can grow orchid flowers indoors. Yellow, pink, purple and green, or orange and long stems or short these and many more are available for you to choose from. Some people will grow flowers and house plants in the home by using their windows and natural lights, others will put lights in their home that will give off the UV rays that plants need to grow.

If you want to grow flowers in the home, you are not limited to house plants. You can also grow bulbs and rhizome type flowers easily in the house as long as you follow the watering and light needs for each type of plant or flower that you want to try and grow indoors. Design your home with many types of plants and you will have a fulfilling life of color and texture in the home.
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