How to Bring the Outdoors Inside

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I just can’t get enough of the lush, green scenery of nature. If it were a viable choice, I would simply move into a greenhouse. But, within the realm of realistic options, houseplants achieve the same desired effect. Not only do they clean the air in your home, they breathe vibrant life into every room.

Below are some helpful tips to find the perfect houseplants to suit your personal living space. Make sure to research how much light houseplants you select require to grow. While some can survive in darker corners, many need to be placed in areas that receive ample sunlight.

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Choose houseplants based on your home’s décor scheme. You’ll find that, for every style, there is a houseplant to match. For example, bonsai trees perfectly complement rooms with a minimalist theme.

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Pick houseplants based on areas in need of adornment. Tall houseplants, such as fig and gardenia trees, are ideal to embellish empty corners and wall space, while smaller ones, such as grass planters, make beautiful tabletop accents.

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For more guidance, check out Houseplant Projects at Better Homes and Gardens.

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