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How plants aid creativity

Thursday, 14 January 2021

How plants aid creativity

Along with improved concentration and better productivity, being in touch with nature also feeds our creative juices. Early research carried out by Dr Roger Ulrich found that plants stimulate the way we think and our creativity by as much as 45%. Perhaps this is even more important in an age when technology distracts us constantly.

 

Plants to improve productivity

Wednesday, 13 January 2021

Plants to improve productivity

While we are always, understandably, singing the praises of plants and championing the many routes that research into their benefits has taken, businesses are interested in the bottom line first and foremost. As our members are all businessmen and women too, we understand this but we are also passionate about plants and what they can achieve. We want to share our knowledge.

 

Living is stressful during lockdowns

Tuesday, 12 January 2021

Living is stressful during lockdowns

Living is stressful in the 21st Century - that was a section heading in our book 'Plants for Wellbeing' published in 2018. That was before we were dealing with a pandemic and lockdowns!

 

Working from home with plants: Making the best home office

Thursday, 10 December 2020

Working from home with plants: Making the best home office

The best space for your home office is a dedicated space close to a window or source of natural light. Good light is essential for you to work efficiently – and for most houseplants to thrive - but if you are close to a window you can open it for fresh air too. So it’s a double whammy.

 

Mind the Gap, Green the Gap

Tuesday, 20 October 2020

Mind the Gap, Green the Gap

COVID 19 has certainly thrown everything into chaos this year. Now as we are entering the much expected second spike it is even more important that we keep ourselves and one another safe.

 

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