Interior Gardening for good Breathe
People love to decorate their house with various indoor plants but at times they neglect their kitchen. Since kitchen is the place where most of the activity happens at home... try to make it beautiful and cozier by adding few houseplants.No matter how large, small, light or dark is your kitchen, there is always a plant for your space. Large and airy new style kitchens are ideal for variety of plants; windows, shelves and corners are ideal to display plants Whereas in smaller and less natural light kitchen, you can always have a hanging plant on your refrigerator.
Atmospheric Condition for Plant Growth:
90% of the time kitchen do not have the ideal condition to grow plants. Temperature tend to fluctuate a lot during cooking and non cooking hours.
Window pane is the favorite place for indoor plant, where they can have the natural light to flourish. A group of hanging basket at various height adds decor. You can also add shelves to add row of small plants. display a miniature plant on the table center piece.
Most indoor plants need good lighting. You can provide this through natural lighting in the room of your choice or there must be electric lighting. Darker leaved plants usually don't need as much light as others.
A common mistake most people make in indoor gardening is they tend to over-water the plants, which may lead to rotting roots. Make sure to research the type of plant you have, because each kind of plant varies on their watering needs.
Choose good quality and attractive container for your indoor plants. Make sure that the pot is clean before placing your new plant into it to prevent infection and to encourage healthy growth.
In indoor gardening, humidity is a big issue. The amount of moisture in the air has effect on the growth of the plants. During mornings, you could spray the plants with water for their much-needed moisture. Make sure the leaves don't get covered in dust.
Just like watering, fertilizing depends on the type of plant. If you have managed to supply your indoor garden with the right amount of light, water and humidity, fertilization may not need much attention. A good indoor fertilizer can be bought from most home depot or hardware stores. Orchids need the special fertilizer available.