An innovate and fun way to add some greenery in your home is to hang the houseplants. Follow these simple tips to hang houseplants the right way and spruce up your space.
Plants can easily pep up any space and make it look fresh and bright. While usually, people go for large houseplants that they can keep like areca palm or snake plant etc for sprucing up the corners of their house, another fun way of adding houseplants is hanging them.
This innovative way will surely save space and add more greenery. Some plants that are best suited for hanging include air plant, jade plant, ZZ plant, pothos, devil”s ivy, peace lily and Chinese evergreen. To hang your plants the right way and brighten up your home, here are some things to keep in mind.
Choose the right planter
When opting for a small and compact pot, put the plants that don’t require much water and are slower to grow, in such pots. For lush and big plants, go for large pots that can hold the required amount of fo soil and water.
Create a strong anchor
When you hang a pot from an anchor, it is usually less in weight than when there is a plant growing in it. So accordingly choose your anchor depending on the size of your plant to support the weight of it.
Use a thick string
While choosing the kind of string to use to hang your plant, choose a thick and strong one that can take the constant exposure to water and sunlight.
Choose the right place
You can hang your plants in front of windows to create a private space for yourself without blocking the light coming from it. Avoid hanging them over furniture like sofas or chairs to not make your seating area feel uncomfortable.
Water your plants as per their watering needs and make sure to dust its leaves and add some fertiliser in it every once in a while. If it has drainage holes, then take the planter down and water the plant to avoid creating a mess.
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