Hidden in the Polk Gulch sits Utsuwa Floral Design. It’s likely that you’ve never been there; and perhaps you never will since the store is local to San Francisco. But Utsuwa’s roots run deeper then the streets of San Francisco, in fact, Hiro the owner started Utsuwa 15 years ago in Tokyo, Japan. Even though [...]
Spring is here and it’s time to open up your windows and let the light shine in. But sunshine is not all that makes your home “spring-ey” to add a bit extra spring into your apartment place at least one house plant in the most used rooms (typically the Kitchen and Living Room). This will [...]
If you haven’t noticed, I love gardens… and home terrariums, and planter boxes, wall gardens, flower bouquets… really anything that has to do with plants. I’ve been wanting to put together a nice indoor terrarium in my bathroom for awhile which is what prompted this article on ideas for home terrariums. I will be sure to [...]
Maybe you live in an apartment and your only option for enjoying gardening is to bring one indoors. Or perhaps you just like the look (and easy care) of small pockets of greenery throughout your home. Whatever the case, if you want to indulge in a new hobby or are trying to change your black [...]
Pining for plants? Gravitating to greenery? Perhaps you have a culinary knack that would be greatly enhanced by some fresh herbs. Maybe you just value the air-clarifying benefits that plants provide. Whatever the case, it is easy to liven up your living space with verdant foliage. Even if your apartment is pint-sized, you can still [...]
Adding plants to your apartments can help keep your apartment healthy by removing pollutants from the air. This can help especially if you have noticed some symptoms of Sick Building Syndrome. Here we provide a short list of plants that can keep you healthy.