Sustainable Living – DIY “Indoor Gardens” For Urban Homes

The term ‘gardening’ is no longer restricted to suburbs or public parks/places. The idea of creating small gardens inside homes is getting popularized in urban areas. You will witness a lot of individuals buying different items to create a garden in their homes. If you consider yourself as one of them and is ready to join the bandwagon, here are some of the great DIY tips for creating indoor gardens.

Bring out your creativity by utilizing extra spaces around your home. You can always plant varieties of bushes and flowers in small tubs/basket/pots and hang it outside your window or balcony.

Go for different colors; try out plants that have colorful leaves and flowers and that survive throughout the year.

 

 

Try creating a walled garden – pick up any of the walls in your home that have enough empty space around it and convert it into a small beautiful garden with different shrubs and plants.

You can also consider plants like money plant that can be placed at the top of your home’s door or windows.

Consider making a terrace garden that makes you feel closer to nature – where you can enjoy your evening tea with good music and natural air.

Paint out your imagination and creativity on small pots and cans and get small plants which you put in any corner of the house.

In case you have a lot of used cans in your home, you can reuse them as small pots for the plants – no need to cut or paint them, use different shapes, sizes, and colors and create something new and unique.

Time to bring out the kitchen scraps and get them into work. Use the leftovers as compost and plant your dreams from the scratch.

 

Curated by editor at  Wienerberger India

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