Category Archives for "Indoor Garden"

How to Add More Green Space into Your Apartment

More and more people are looking to live in modern luxury apartments, but there are some sacrifices that come with choosing to live in such a stylish home. Now more than ever, while we've been forced to stay at home, people are realising that most apartments surroundings lack greenery, and very limited properties have access to a garden. For this reason, new property developers are now designing apartments with green space in mind because of the wellbeing benefits greenery can provide.

Plush apartment blocks are popular when living in the city as green spaces and urban developments such as parks and woodland can help people to live longer as they provide an excellent space for exercise, relaxation and a place to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. Studies have shown that green spaces can reduce stress levels and boost mental and physical health.

Not only do green spaces help to lift spirits, but plants, fresh-flowers and succulents can also help to purify the air, making for a much safer and cleaner space. As well as improving air circulation, plants can also provide shade, generating a cooling effect, which helps to lower air temperature, and so greenery is often associated as a way of reducing energy costs in the home.

If you haven't been fortunate enough to grab yourself an apartment that already has a dedicated green space or garden terrace, then you may need to think outside the box and experiment with how you could bring the outdoors in. Fortunately, there are multiple ways to do this, and it doesn't have to take up too much space either. Below are just a few suggestions on how you could add more greenery to your apartment.

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Best Indoor Plants To Keep Mosquitoes Away

Mosquitoes are terrible. Not only are they irritating, not only do their bites cause irritation, but they spread serious diseases. Compounding the issue are certain corporations conducting experiments on these bugs. Oxitec designed genetically modified mosquitoes in Brazil engineered to die young, and apparently they did not.

The hope is that some altered group of insects like this doesn’t become a scourge to society. However, the reality with scientific exploits is far from spotless. Such altered mosquitoes are cause for concern. Think about this: normal, “healthy” mosquitoes spread all kinds of diseases. Who knows what modified mosquitoes could do!

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Why Do You Need Indoor Smart Gardens?

Gardening can be considered as one of the oldest hobbies known to man. However, this is under the umbrella of agriculture, which is the general term for taking care of plants. It might also be called domestication, since most of the plants that we know today are offsprings of the wild ones. This post will discuss more about indoor smart gardens.

Gardening, on the other hand, has its own differences. For example, it is usually contained in a small area around the house. The plants being grown in a garden are quite small as well. According to this article, shrubs and greens are some of the most popular options. If you have a nice and wide backyard, a garden is a good way to take up all of that space.

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How To Choose The Right Heating System For Your Greenhouse

Choosing the right boiler for your greenhouse heating system can be quite challenging due to the multitude of options. With Toronto being at the forefront of urban gardening in Canada, it is crucial for your business to stay on top of your competition. With this, you have to invest in a top-quality greenhouse heating system. When doing so, you would want to get something that is within your budget without restricting your operations.

When you’re ready to buy a heating system for your greenhouse, do you have any idea about the factors that you have to consider? Fear not because here are some tips to help you decide on your greenhouse heating.
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Indoor Growing: Fresh Herbs Around The Year

Not everybody has an outdoor space where they can grow plants, which can feel a bit like you are missing out. Some people opt to get an allotment or find a close-by community garden where they can grow fruit, vegetables, and plants. In this post we will discuss about growing fresh herbs around the year.

However, you might not have anything like that near you or you might not be able to afford an allotment. But not to worry because plants such as herbs can be grown inside too!

Keep reading if you want to discover how you can get your fingers green and start growing your own indoor herbs.

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The 5 Best Tips To Make A Mini Succulent Garden

You love nature, but can't seem to find a place in your crowded city. Or you just don't know where and how to start. I suggest you try planting a mini succulent garden. It's really easy to grow and doesn't require too much effort taking care of it. You can plant it anywhere, maybe in your garden, or just a simple portable pot that can be placed on your work desk. It'll make the whole room much more lively. Haven't known about this yet? Don't worry, just follow these tips to make a mini succulent garden in your house.

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How To Grow Hydroponic Herbs At Home? Fresh Herbs In Easiest Ways

In the recent times, a large number of people prefer the hydroponic system to grow the herbs in the simplest methods at home. Hydroponic is not only designed for outdoor spaces rather it is widely used in the homes, gardens, kitchens, and other such places depending upon the availability of the space your location has. So if you are looking for the answer of how to grow hydroponic herbs at home? Then follow the below-mentioned techniques and enjoy the presence of natural herbs at your home.

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The Best Species To Grow Indoors – Grow Trees Without A Garden!

As more and more people decide to live in the cities, gardening space is sure to be affected. That’s the reason why indoor gardening has started to gain popularity among urban dwellers. It can be very challenging especially if you’re new to gardening, but is always worth the effort!

There are a lot of options when it comes to choosing an indoor plant, from cactus and succulents all the way to foods like garlic. However, having a tree inside your house takes indoor gardening to the next level. Just a single tree in a room is enough as a piece of furniture — that’s how big of an impact an indoor tree has.

If you’re wondering which trees can be grown indoors, read on to get to know them.

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Somethings You Need To Know About How To Grow A Christmas Cactus

When it comes time to start the Christmas holiday season again, everyone gets wrapped up in to-do lists and excitement. There’s a lot to get done, like getting gifts and wrapping presents, plus planning dinners and family events. The only thing the holidays are known for other than stress are traditions, which can vary greatly. For some families, they eat special desserts on Christmas Eve, and for others, they like to do something together like growing a plant. To grow a Christmas cacus is something should be more interested.

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