Garden, Gardens

5 go-to nurseries for the indoor-greenery trend

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In a world where our lives are heavily tech-focused, we’re finding a balance by bringing nature into our homes. Plants breathe life into a space in a way that simply can’t be replicated. Here are five key places in South Africa to pick up supplies for the indoor-greening trend. 

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Supernature Nursery

A Joburg-based nursery that specialises in unusual and hard-to-find indoor plants. Visit @supernature_nursery.

Magda van der Vloed

The capsule collection of striking planters by James Barry (skaamhaai_) and Magda van der Vloed is made to order from recycled tyres. Visit magdavandervloed.co.za.

Le Cactus Club

This Paris-based concept store is a treasure trove of cacti, succulents and exotic plants – and a great source of inspiration for how to display them. Visit lecactusclub.fr.

Urban Jungle: Living and Styling with Plants

By Igor Josifovic and Judith de Graaff (Callwey), this brilliant book came out of the plant-obsessed global blogging platform Urban Jungle Bloggers. Visit urbanjunglebloggers.com.

Fernhaven Nursery

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An unfolding frond of the tree fern Cyathea dregei.

A wholesale nursery in Pretoria that is known for its wide selection of ferns and bromeliads. Visit fernhaven.co.za