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At home with plants / Ian Drummond & Kara O'Reilly ; styling by Elkie Brown ; photography by Nick Pope.

By: Drummond, Ian.
Contributor(s): O'Reilly, Kara [author.] | Pope, Nick [illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London, England : Mitchell Beazley, 2017Description: 175 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1784721948; 9781784721947.Subject(s): House plants | House plants in interior decorationDDC classification: 635.965 Summary: From strikingly geometric terrariums to pretty hanging baskets, functional herb pots and colorful window displays, this book is packed full of exciting and gorgeous ideas. Creative interior planting is becoming increasingly popular and easy to achieve. The new wave of unusual and dramatic indoor plants is as much about d�ecor and statement as greenery. Used aesthetically, as a focal point and sculptural element in interior design, indoor gardening is not just about growing a plant, but using it as an accessory to create a particular style and mood. Ian and Kara show you how to transform your home with plants and tell you which plants will work best where and how to care for them. Specially commissioned photography by Nick Pope proves that bringing the outdoors in really is the best form of interior design.
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Houseplants are hot, and creative interior planting is becoming increasingly easy to achieve. The new wave of unusual and dramatic indoor plants is as much about décor and statement as greenery. Used aesthetically, as a focal point and sculptural element in interior design, indoor gardening is not just about possessing or growing a plant, but about using it as an accessory combined with other objects to create a particular style and mood.

In this much-needed book, Ian and Kara show you how to transform your home with plants and tells you which plants will work best where and how to care for them. From strikingly geometric terrariums to pretty hanging baskets, practical herb pots and colourful window displays, this book is packed full of exciting and gorgeous ideas. Specially commissioned photography by Nick Pope throughout proves that bringing the outdoors in really is the best form of interior design.

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From strikingly geometric terrariums to pretty hanging baskets, functional herb pots and colorful window displays, this book is packed full of exciting and gorgeous ideas. Creative interior planting is becoming increasingly popular and easy to achieve. The new wave of unusual and dramatic indoor plants is as much about d�ecor and statement as greenery. Used aesthetically, as a focal point and sculptural element in interior design, indoor gardening is not just about growing a plant, but using it as an accessory to create a particular style and mood. Ian and Kara show you how to transform your home with plants and tell you which plants will work best where and how to care for them. Specially commissioned photography by Nick Pope proves that bringing the outdoors in really is the best form of interior design.

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TOP TEN STAND-ALONE PLANTS * Beaucarnea recurvata (elephant's foot) * Dracaena fragrans (corn plant) * Fatsia japonica (Japanese aralia) * Ficus benjamina (weeping fig) * Ficus lyrata (fiddle-leaf fig) * Howea forsteriana (Kentia palm) * Monstera deliciosa (Swiss cheese plant) * Philodendron scandens (heart-leaf philodendron) * Schefflera (umbrella tree) * Yucca elephantipes (spineless yucca) Excerpted from At Home with Plants by Ian Drummond, Kara O'Reilly All rights reserved by the original copyright owners. Excerpts are provided for display purposes only and may not be reproduced, reprinted or distributed without the written permission of the publisher.