Picking the right plants can help you refresh your space or give it new life. Even more, caring for plants has proven to help people relax or boost their mood.
Feel overwhelmed or like your skills aren’t up to snuff each time you hit up a plant shop or gardening store? Fret not — you can search for greenery from the comfort of your own home. Read on for five great sites that sell a wide range of plants and offer the internet’s best support for both new and seasoned plant parents.
This online store is run by a best friend duo that’s passionate about helping people become better plant parents. In addition to shipping potted houseplants straight to your door, Ansel & Ivy has a helpful blog and Pinterest page that will teach you how to care for your new greenery like an old pro.
Bloomscape makes it easy to pick plants based on size, light level, pet friendliness, air cleaning, level of difficulty and more. The company also ships plants directly from their warehouse in sustainable packaging with ready-to-go pots for proper drainage.
Don’t have a green thumb? Enter Horti, a plant subscription service that’ll send indoor plants to your home monthly or bi-monthly. This cool company started in New York City and the team knows how much joy and relief greenery can bring to busy, urban spaces. This smart subscription starts plant lovers with varieties that are easy to care for and, in time, plants that require a bit more TLC.
The Sill is a site dedicated to smaller plants that start at just $5, whether they’re mini (one to three inches), small (three to five inches) or medium (six to nine inches). And there’s no green thumb required! The company knows that plant parenting calls for practice, so they offer a beginner-focused collection and publish helpful resources to teach you how to care for your greenery.
Another NYC-based plant shop, Rooted acts as the middle man between the customer and local growers and nurseries to ship plants straight from the nurseries to your doorstep. This ensures that the plants arrive quicker and healthier. Browse through their site and you’ll find all kinds of plants to choose from based on your lifestyle and even your preferred watering schedule.
xx, The FabFitFun Team