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Setting Up Hanging Planters: 5 Things to Know

What is it that makes hanging planters so appealing? Is it their lavish extravagance, the lush cascade of greenery added to a previously plain room, the ability to experiment with diverse plants, the fragrances & colours, or simply the therapeutic routine of caring for your flock of flowers? Whatever it is that draws you to hanging planters and keeps you coming back, we’re betting our house it’s not the laborious task of setting them up. Luckily, you have us to help convert this into an easier, more enjoyable experience. Whether you’re a novice or veteran in the hanging planter world, it always pays to refresh yourself on the basics. Here are 5 tips to help you set up hanging planters...

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Caring For Your Indoor Plants: Tips to Stayin’ Alive

Over the past few weeks, we’ve explained why you should fill your house with indoor hanging plants. We’ve covered more territory than the colonial Brits or a particularly insidious strain of flu. Our posts have traversed everything from the health benefits of indoor plants, the most attractive plants for your home and what to look for in terms of planters. And we think we’ve done a pretty darn good job. Hence, we figure it’s high time we discussed how to maintain and care for all the plants we’ve persuaded you to buy. Here are a few helpful tips to keep your indoor plants alive and kicking: Water works Different plants require different amounts of water. This means that you should...

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Benefits of Indoor Plants: How Houseplants Can Improve Your Health

Well, here we are folks. The 21st century is well and truly upon us. Space is at a premium. Dwellings in urban metropolises are shrinking. That saying about being ‘squeezed in like sardines in a tin box’ has never felt as poignant. Compact urban living is becoming the norm and the effects and consequences of this are emerging. While some see this as a natural and progressive shift, others take a more critical stance, even dubbing this period the age of loneliness for its social isolation. But how does this relate to plants? What we know for sure is that our exposure to plants and nature has diminished as these worrying trends have increased like pollen on a wattle blossom....

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5 of the Best Indoor Plants for Your House

A huge pot embossed in copper burned green and orange under the candlelit hue. The shadows it cast flickered and danced on the coffered ceiling. The hanging planter foliage waved. From the comfort of our couch, we waved back, as though possessed by the candle smoke and billowing emotion. Caught in the moment, we professed our love, not in words or whispers but in a look reserved for that which words simply cannot convey. Then, in unison, we decreed it was time for more indoor planters; love never felt so right. We shifted upright, our embrace now a digital search for the best plants we could obtain. And for hours we sat there, still bathing in the veritable glow, which...

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Indoor Hanging Planters: An Essential, Introductory Guide

Our name, Hundred Acre Wood, symbolises many things… It’s at once a nod to the whimsical, calming nature of our hand-picked planters, and a portrayal of how far we’re willing to travel to make your home that little bit greener. But Hundred Acre Wood also refers to the multitude of choice regarding indoor hanging planters. There are just so many planters and plants out there that, at times, the search for the right one can leave you feeling as though you’re scuttling through the bracken like a dormouse in an elusive, futile, cyclical hunt. But you can now rest easy; your scuttling days are behind you. Because this indoor planter guide has everything you need to become informed, nay, an...

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