Indoor Plants & House Plants at Burston
November House Plant of The Month
Buy Cyclamen at Burston Garden Centre
Cyclamen is one of the most popular of all winter flowering pot plants and its charm is its compact growth and its swept back flowers on long stalks and decorative foliage. The blooms can be bright and vibrant, a must for the winter months.
Compost should be kept moist at all times, overwatering can cause the plant to collapse, but they are quick to recover if allowed to dry out a little. Water from the bottom as water on foliage can cause rotting. They will re-flower year after year.
Buy House Plants in St. Albans at Burston
They may be pretty to look at and a great way to brighten up the home; but indoor plants are also good for your health. Research shows they improve the quality of indoor air and absorb carbon dioxide while releasing oxygen into the air.
Here at Burston we have a huge variety for you to peruse in store. From our frequent and extensive travels around the UK and we have sourced some all-time favourites and more unusual examples from the finest growers around.
To keep your plants in good health you’ll find a large range of food – plus some stunning pots and stands for your showstoppers.
Most of us have lost a plant or two over the years and the biggest culprit is usually insufficient or excessive watering.
Too much water in the soil layer forces air from the root zone, reducing the plan’s oxygen supply. Some plants adapt and enjoy a soaking, others have adapted to long periods of dryness between heavy watering.
At Burston we can help you know the conditions your plant needs to thrive. And while they can be grown in almost any container, we can advise on the best one for each plant.
For example clay pots are porous and tend to draw moisture from the soil. Others like metal, glass or plastic will conserve water and will need less attention from you.