Urban Garden

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“Urban gardening is the process of growing plants of all types and varieties in an urban environment. Urban gardening, which is also known as urban horticulture or urban agriculture, encompasses several unique gardening concepts.”

Via Ecolife.com

Thanks Pinterest for our plants obsession! We’ve decided to create our own Urban Garden at home and the information about doing this is plenty! .. Enjoy x

Plants we love… with great benefits too!

Improving indoor air quality 

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Spider Plant – Chlorophytum Comosum

Spider plants are one of three plants NASA deems best at removing formaldehyde from air.

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Snake plant – Sansevieria Trifasciata

Sharing your room with these plants could give you a slight oxygen boost while you sleep.

Child Safe

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 Bamboo palm – Chamaedorea seifrizii

Very easy to grow and maintain. Perfect for little ones room.

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Baby Rubber – Peperomia obtusifolia

This plant can grow every large, less maintain too.

Flowering plants

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Peace lilySpathiphyllum

Helping to remove harmful benzene, trichloroethylene, and formaldehyde toxins.

OrchidOrchidaceae

Loves loads of natural light and less water.

Quick Note: Even those these plants are considered non-poisonous for children, they could still pose a choking hazard or cause an upset stomach if ingested. It’s best to keep them out of reach of young children and watch for any fallen leaves.

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Wow! Another great show at Top Drawer London. This time round it was a show not to be missed because it was two shows for the price of one. Home London offered inspiring selection of stylish, high quality interior accessories from design companies in the UK and Europe! The children’s section seem to have more exciting and new brands and we was delighted to meet up with the designers too. We fell in love with everything but we came away with some cool companies on our beeniebuds&co wish list. Kidsonroof  a very creative dutch brand that sells creative and playful products for kids and adults alike. Great Casa collection which is recycled cardboard mobile homes and space rockets too, a fab way for little ones to expand their imaginative minds. Also the collectors house a great way to display your fab finds. Then there is Fill & Tell a Sweden brand that have these highly creative books with lovely illustrations which allows you to store your memorable moments in book about me and for my grandchild. If you love your biscuits with your tea and these cute pillows by  Nikki Mc Williams might work as well too. All  hand printed cushions inspired by Britain’s favourite tea-time accompaniments. Love them. We are looking forward to the next show and do lookout for more posts on our wish list finds.