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Do Plants Promote Sleep Regularity?

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Do Plants Promote Sleep Regularity?

If plants fluctuate according to circadian rhythms, and our own internal clocks are influenced by environment, can having plants in the bedroom help promote better sleep patterns?  

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Spotlight on the Red Pygmy Pineapple

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Spotlight on the Red Pygmy Pineapple

Pineapple may not belong on pizza but what about taking one into your home? Read on to learn more about these funky indoor plants and see if you can get your hands on one.

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Pioneering Women Gardeners

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Pioneering Women Gardeners

These women were part of a sea change which saw some (exceptional) female gardeners gain recognition for their skills, knowledge and creativity. 

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Our Favourite Plant Moments in Literature

Our Favourite Plant Moments in Literature

To celebrate World Book Day, we’ve put together a list of our favourite plant moments from literature, children’s books and mythology. The Bloombox Club team have been wracking their brains all week, so if you have any to add, let us know in the comments! Wordsworth's Healing Daffodils Most of us know that Wordsworth wandered lonely as a cloud, but not everyone remembers the daffodils that release him from the feeling. A key figure in the Romantic movement, Wordsworth's poetry marks a shift away the instrumentalist attitude to nature held during the Enlightenment. Where his predecessors sought to dissect, learn and...

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Growing Ethically: Bloombox Club Meets Duijn-Hove

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Growing Ethically: Bloombox Club Meets Duijn-Hove

Ever wondered where your plants come from? 

The Bloombox Team went to meet the Duijin-Hove owners and pick out our Spring subscription plants in person. We asked about their values, what they specialise in, and how they ensure best practice.  

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