When thinking about how to furnish your home with plants, we recommend considering what atmosphere you want to create in your home environment. It’s the ideal base for choosing plants with the desired characteristics. A kitchen is a place to feel nourished and connected, such positive states are known to have a good influence on our eating habits.
Plants can help with all facets of the feeling of nourishment. Through their colour, they can enhance feelings of health and vitality. That’s also how the emotional uplift from spending time in nature is explained. By caring for your plants, you can learn to deepen your connection with nature, as well as with your body and other people.
Through nurturing your green oasis, you build a deep-rooted connection with them. By looking after your plants, you feel more connected to nature. This can be a great way to escape hectic everyday life, even if it's just for a few minutes. Some plants, like the Peperomia Caperata ‘Schumi Red’, have a very inviting texture of leaves. Touching them can help you to tap even more into the nurturing energy you have started to build.
With the kitchen likely being the heart of your home, you’d want to make sure that the greenery is edible for your four-legged friends. Many of the plants in this collection are edible for pets. Especially potted plants, like the Calathea Flamestar, are a great way to introduce warm colours without having to watch your pets 24/7. Put it in a spot with bright indirect light and see how the plant grows.