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Raise Houseplants for More Effects

During the holidays furniture and other everyday items we display to make a home our home give way for decorations and a variety of holiday display items. It’s all done to create a look. You’ll find plants with bright colors like the Poinsettia, Ficus trees wrapped with lights and the placing of special pictures, the hand made item from Aunt Betty and other assorted and sundry ‘things’. Items get placed in all kinds of places you normally may never consider them to be found.

The question comes down to – why stop at the holidays?

Using simple easy to care for house plants like Pothos, Bromeliad and Aglaonemas can be elevated and create new looks. The use of only a plant stand may be the only requirement… More ideas on using houseplants to create effects.


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Willem Van Cotthem

Honorary Professor of Botany, University of Ghent (Belgium). Scientific Consultant for Desertification and Sustainable Development.