One of the best ways to fill a color space, is placing different types of plants and flowers. Various studies have shown that plants and flowers have a great effect on us, such as relaxation.
We can not do without them! We know that it is not easy to keep them, so we give you the following tips to choose the ideal for your home:
When choosing a pot you not only have to look at the design or if you combine with your furniture, you should also think about the material that best suits them, for example, plastic pots are not so recommendable, since it is a material that is It heats very much in season of heat and can cause a harmful effect in the roots; With the pots of clay you have to consider that make the water evaporate more quickly so you have to water more often. Hanging baskets are ideal for flowering species.
Place gravel or pieces of stones in the bottom of the pot, this will prevent the soil from clogging in the holes in the bottom and allow proper drainage. Keep in mind that garden soil has a high clay content, which is not good for your flowers; The option is to mix substrate stones or coconut fiber so that they can have better oxygenation and drained.
Kind of flower.
If you are thinking of placing the pots in a place that gives them a lot of sun, the ideal flowers are geraniums, petunias, roses and zinnias; On the contrary, if they are spaces with shade, we recommend hydrangeas, begonias, anemones, primroses and cyclamens.
As they are species that are cultivated in small spaces, you must be even more careful in the irrigation, if you can get an automatic drip irrigation system. In case this option is not feasible, you must wash them manually; To know when it is time to do it, touch the earth and see how wet it is, there are also instruments that measure the humidity to know when to water them.
To prevent your flowers from getting sick and filled with bugs, good hygiene is important, clean the leaves frequently and change the pot and soil every 1 to 2 years.
Your house will look amazing and you will surely renew your energy with beautiful flowers in your space.