The Green Indoors Book



The green indoors, written by Forest co-founders Alice & Maddie Bailey, is your go-to guide for finding the perfect plants to suit your home environment. They will teach you to recognise how awkward spaces in your home compare to environments in the natural world, as well as how to tell the environment your plant comes from by its physical features. This bookoutlines the harshest of home conditions and for each one, includes in depth profiles for the plants that will thrive in them: Extreme Sun/Heat, Dry Air/Central Heating, Deep Shade, High Humidity, Draughty, and Cold. Each plant profile informs you of the plant's origin, easy-to-follow tips on feeding and watering, optimum conditions, and prospective growth. The book is concluded with an in depth, illustrated‚ plant troubleshooting, a chapter dealing with common problems occurring with houseplants, giving you all you need to ensure your houseplants thrive. Hardcover 160 pages


Forest is a family run houseplant, homeware and lifestyle shop specialising in interesting and unusual houseplants.

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