Greetings, plant lovers!
With the holiday season in full swing, it’s the prime time to diversify your indoor greenery beyond the classic poinsettia. At Bru-Mar Gardens, we’ve handpicked a selection of plants that will elevate your holiday aesthetics and keep your home lively into the new year and beyond. Take a peek at our curated list, now including a few fresh faces:
- Christmas Cactus (Schlumbergera): Adorn your space with the timely blooms of the Christmas Cactus. With flowers ranging from pinks to whites, they’re a cheerful addition, especially in cozy corners with indirect light.
- Amaryllis: Nothing says ‘holiday grandeur’ quite like the striking, bell-shaped flowers of the amaryllis. Available in hues of red, pink, white, or even vibrant orange, they’re sure to complement any festive decor.
- Norfolk Island Pine: This petite evergreen is perfect if you love the Christmas tree aesthetic but are tight on space. It’s an adorable year-round indoor tree.
- Cyclamen: The unique heart-shaped leaves and vivid flowers make cyclamen a striking choice for holiday and winter decor, ideal for those chillier indoor climates.
- African Violet: African violets, with their rich leaves and colorful blooms, bring a touch of spring warmth to the winter holidays.
- Ivy Topiaries: Chic and elegant, ivy topiaries provide a touch of green sophistication to your home and can be beautifully intertwined with holiday lights or ornaments.
- Red Anthuriums: The lustrous red, heart-shaped flowers of the anthurium, also known as the “flamingo flower,” offer a slice of the tropics amid wintry days.
- Mini Holly Plants with Berries: Classic and undeniably festive, mini holly plants boast shiny leaves and bright red berries, embodying the spirit of the season.
- Paperwhites: With their fragrant, starry white blossoms, paperwhites are a timeless winter favorite, easy to force indoors for a dazzling display.
- Forced Caladiums: Stand out with the large, heart-shaped leaves of caladiums, which offer a kaleidoscope of colors and patterns, adding an element of surprise to your holiday decor.
Pro Tip: When gifting plants, think beyond the plant—a decorative pot or festive wrapping can turn a simple gift into a cherished holiday memory.
Conclusion: This holiday season, invite these delightful botanical alternatives into your home for a vibrant and verdant celebration. Stop by Bru-Mar Gardens to explore these selections and discover even more ways to greenify your festivities.
Warm wishes for a holiday filled with peace, joy, and lush greenery!