BRING LIFE TO YOUR WALLS WITH HANGING GARDENS

06 March 2016

‘Vertical gardening is one of the best ways to bring the outdoors in if you’re short on room,’ says Anna Ohlin, IKEA range communicator. ‘Find unused spaces to fill with green. It has a relaxing effect and when you see your plants grow, you grow a little too’

GROW A HANGING HERB GARDEN

‘If you have no outdoor space and a small kitchen, hanging plants by a wall or window is a great way to add some greenery. Growing your own herbs is as locally produced as you can get. Not only do you get the satisfaction of growing something yourself and enjoying the fresh aromas, but the harvesting is fun too. Having fresh herbs at the table feels like you’re treating yourself, in a good way!’

‘In today’s fast-paced and digitally-connected world, being surrounded by plants has a purifying effect. They calm the mood and cleanse the heart’