Plants for every room in the house

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A breath of fresh air and greenery, plants are indispensable in the home.

Adapted to the specificities of each part, they can be installed anywhere, from the bedroom to the bathroom…

In the living room

It is the room where everything is allowed, especially if it is large and bright.

Don’t hesitate to install large plants that will be able to bloom there as they wish, like the classics. yucca , areca , dracanea and kentia whose silhouettes are reminiscent of the palm trees of the islands: something to escape on his sofa…

In the same vein, adopt a nolina, or “elephant’s foot” a strange tree with a swollen foot topped by a cap of falling leaves that can reach 2 meters at maturity!

Don’t hesitate to group your plants together in the same place to create a lush “bubble”.

In the bedroom

Usually smaller and darker, the room is often a relatively cool room with a constant temperature.

Place one or two smaller, flowering plants to add colour to the bedside table or chest of drawers. Avoid scented flowers that may disturb your sleep.

The elegant phalaenopsis orchid is ideal, as is the indoor cyclamen the spathiphyllum (moon flower), the saintpaulia

Place them away from draughts and heating.

In the kitchen and bathroom

Humid and temperature-changing, the kitchen and bathroom can also get their dose of greenery, as long as you choose hardy, tropical plants such as the anthurium with beautiful red flowers, the ferns (asplenium, nephrolepsis, etc.), the Lucky bamboo the Christmas cactus …the papyrus A native of the banks of the Nile, is known to appreciate the humidity in bathrooms, if they are bright enough.

Also think of the cacti and the amazing carnivorous plants that children love. For example, combine several gymnocalycium, these small cacti with red, yellow or orange flowers to add colour to your decor!

L.H.