Gardening isn’t for everyone – many of us don’t have the time, the patience, or even the skill to garden well. And that’s totally fine. But it doesn’t mean you have to miss out on all the beauty nature has to offer in your home. Here are five super-creative and easy ways to bring the outdoors indoors and add life to your home.

Branch out

Tree branches are incredibly versatile. Bring them indoors to use as a bookshelf (for your gardening books!), a wall decoration, or even as a hatstand!

Branch out

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Garden cocktails

This is such a simple yet effective idea to add some life to your dining room table. Just don’t try to drink it…

Garden cocktail

Credit: Helen Cathcart

DIY indoor herb garden

We recently blogged about what to plant and sow in spring, and having an indoor herb garden is a great way to introduce yourself to the world of growing herbs at home. There’s just something special about flavouring your food with things you’ve grown yourself, and once you start using fresh herbs, you’ll never want to go back to using supermarket-bought ones.

DIY herbs

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Branch candle holders

Candle holders

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An ancient-Egypt inspired vertical garden

Vertical garden

As mentioned, gardening isn’t for everyone. But fear not – there is a quick fix to achieve the garden of your dreams without all that maintenance and mowing! Get in touch to discover why Wonderlawn artificial turf was voted the UK’s number one.