Plants in Interior Space


Heart leaf philodendron
Heart leaf philodendron


Interiors of home can have the natural lift by use of indoor plants.It adds to the beauty of your house. But the question is where to place the plants for getting a better look. I would like to give a few practical tips on this way of interior decoration.

  • At the entrance – All major Feng shui practitioners suggest use of plants at the entrance. You can choose from a wide range of choices. Snake plant and cast iron plant are the most commonly used plants for entrances. Including a mirror to enhance the look is a good technique.Multiply the effect of blooming orchids in your home with use of mirrors.
  • Drawing room – The drawing-room will look more alive by use of vegetation.Heart leaf philodendron is for low lighting and keeps the surroundings alive. Mix it with various cacti to get the ideal look. Pothos is an ideal plant for brightly lit areas.
  • Balcony – The best place for plants is where it can get sunlight and water. Balcony even when roofed and inside the house can be a home for a variety of plants.
  • Living Room – There is no better scene than looking at a plant when you rise up in the morning. Herbs with medicinal properties should be kept in living rooms and they have been found to raise the immunity level of inhabitants. Plants also help keep calm when you are stressed.

The plants are a good way to improve air quality in your house also. That is coming in the next blog.