Looking after houseplants is not difficult, but some may need special attention. Buying plants from Williamsons Design Florist Ltd and you shall receive expert plant advice with the botanical name of your plant. This helps you identify the three key elements your plant needs to grow, and therefore where it would be happiest - how much light the plant needs, how warm it likes to be, and how much water to give it. Try to choose houseplants that like the conditions in your home or the way you look after your plants. For instance, if you have warm sunny room’s cacti are ideal; whereas shady areas would suit ferns or ivy. Azaleas are ideal for those who over water plants; and bromeliads for those who forget! Trained staff at Williamson’s can advice you on specific plant’s requirements.
Don't forget to feed your plants regularly - to give them the energy to flower, produce new roots, and encourage healthy leaf growth. There are many different types of plant food available in our stores, seek advice from our staff to make sure you use the appropriate one. For either flowering or foliage plants as the ingredients are different. If you have plants with broad glossy leaves, give them an occasional wipe over with a damp cloth. The plant's 'lungs' are in its leaf surface - and if it's choked with dust it can't breathe.
Follow our top 10 tips to help your houseplants last longer and look lovelier: