Giving an Indoor Plant as a Gift
An indoor plant can make for a wonderful gift; they are unique and last much longer than any cut flower arrangement. A plant will bring life and brighten any room or office. With a wide variety of plants to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect match for your special someone. We always carry a wide selection of green and flowering plants and mixed dish gardens. Like our flower arrangements, our plants are carefully packaged and delivered with a personalized message.
Here are some of our favourite indoor plants we believe make the perfect gift.
The azalea plant comes in a variety of colours, such as red, pink, white and lavender. It is one of the easiest flowering plants to take care for. The blooms will flower for a month or longer. During the fall, winter and spring season the azalea can be kept in a sunny area. During the summer the plant should be placed out of direct sunlight. The soil should be kept moist therefore water thoroughly every 2-3 days.
The tropical plant makes for a splendid gift it adds sophistication and beauty to any home or office. There are a wide variety of unique orchid plants including the Amethyst Orchid, Phalaenopsis Orchid and Carnelian Orchid. They typically come in white, lavender, yellow and pink colours. You generally want to water an orchid plant every 5-12days, depending on the season. During the warm summer months more frequent watering is required.
A dishgarden is a combination of 3-4 small flowering, green or succulent plants planted together in a basket or ceramic dish. It can often look landscaped to mimic a scene in nature. Once the plants have outgrown the container, they can be individually replanted separately.
The elegant peace lily or spathiphyllum plant is one of the easiest to maintain, it only needs watering once a week with low to mid sunlight. This plant bloom’s beautifully indoors, it makes for a great gift for an office.