Indoor Plant Tips

Why growing a fiddle leaf fig is easier than you think!

Why growing a fiddle leaf fig is easier than you think!

If fiddle leaf fig trees were part of Greek mythology, they would sit alongside Zeus at the head of the Pantheon. So mighty are these plants in fact, that they have won the top prize for Pinterest plant of the year for the last few years running.  We just love them, they look great, they transform any interior space into an Instagram worthy shot- but how on earth do you care for one? That seems to be the question on everybody’s lips, and the truth is, it’s not nearly as tough as you might think.  Why do we love fiddle...

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Love olive trees? Here are our top-tips to grown your own!

Love olive trees? Here are our top-tips to grown your own!

We all know and love olive trees. With their stunning silvery green foliage, and nostalgic air that can transport you to the hot summer olive groves deep in the Mediterranean.

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How Nature Can Help With Depression

How Nature Can Help With Depression

Have you checked your phone today? If so, how many times? If you’re reading this article online chances are you are on your phone right now… Now, this isn’t a terrible thing- it is your connection to the modern world, a lens through which you can navigate your life and stay up-to-date with everything that’s going on.  There is a slight downfall though. While you’re busy on your phone you might miss a chance encounter with someone you know, or miss learning something from a conversation with a stranger at a bus stop. You might even walk right by a...

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How to de-stress with houseplants

How to de-stress with houseplants

Humans are a funny bunch. Having first evolved from nature, over time we have systematically eliminated it from our lives. So much so, that by the most recent estimates we spend an average of 85% of our day inside. When this is coupled with the fact that most of us live in rural environments, the natural world almost seems like an abstract thought, rather than reality… and as you probably already know, this isn’t great for our health. While we can still function quite happily in a technological environment, most of us have a nagging thought that we should go...

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