Plant Society: Create an Indoor Oasis for Your Urban Space
Plant Societyis your 101 guide on how to care for and decorate your home with indoor plants. Even if you've killed every house plant in the past, plant cultivator and stylist Jason Chongue will show you that it's really not that difficult to keep them happy. Covering everything from basic plant care and re-potting, to plants suited to pets and propagating, this book will help rid you of your fear of gardening and inspire you to create your very own indoor rainforest. There are profiles of 25 ideal indoor plants, organised from the most low-maintenance species through to the more exotic and labour-intensive plants. On top of this, the book offers styling advice including how to decorate different rooms in your home with plants, as well as suggestions on pots and planters to give your plants more personality. Throughout the book, you'll also find interviews with "plant people" from around the world, who provide an insight into their unique relationships with house plants. Indoor gardening has never been so easy!
Jason Chongue is a Melbourne-based architect, interior designer and plant cultivator. Jason is one half of The Plant Society, an online social network for gardeners, offering information on greenery and plants for sale. Jason's mammoth plant collection and unique interiors have been featured in The Design Files, Sunday Life, Sydney Morning Herald, Homelife magazine, Gardening Australia and on ABC's Radio National. He has also been noted by Nine News as a must-follow plant-obsessed Instagram account and was counted in Designsponge's list of 10 must-follow Instagrammers from Australia and New Zealand.