October / #myhouseofhouseplants

So with October just around the corner, the evenings getting darker (here in the UK anyway!) and Autumn really taking hold, it seems the ideal time to bring a bit of greenery into our homes and celebrate the growing fascination with houseplants. Here at houseplanthouse I certainly love anything that shares the houseplant love! On Instagram, my…

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Repotting my monstera

On Sunday I did something I have been putting off doing for a while … repotting my monstera! Now let me start by saying that I know it’s not the best time to be doing this. Ideally, the best time to repot is in Spring time because this is when active growth begins again after the plants’ dormant…

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Plants in Shops: Anthropologie (Regent Street, London) + Biotecture

For the second post from my ‘Plants in Shops’ series, I am focusing on Anthropologie’s Regent Street Store in London. Being another of my favourite stores, Anthropologie wins hands down when it comes to in store interior design overall. It’s interesting to note that their umbrella company URBN (http://www.urbn.com/who-we-are) manages Urban Outfitters and Free People,…

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Aspidistra elatior repotting

For todays post I wanted to share the process of repotting a vintage plant that I’ve had in my family for over 30 years! The Victorian favourite also known as the ‘cast-iron-plant’ – the aspidistra is well known for being able to withstand neglect, and is extremely tolerant to lower levels of light. This plant…

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Welcome to HPH

Welcome to HOUSEPLANTHOUSE, a site created to document and share my love of houseplants. Living in a flat with very little outside space, I started finding ways to bring plants into my home. Aside from keeping a small herb ‘garden’ on my balcony, I found myself forming a collection of indoor plants that have slowly…

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