Decorating with plants Author:Oliver E. Allen and the Editors of Time Life Books, Walt Simonson Excerpt — As anyone who has worked with plants can tell you, there is something exhilarating about plants presented with imagination,whether the arrangement is an opulent window display or a simple bouquet of golden daffodils on a dining room table. And you can do more with plants and flowers than add a splash of color or fill an awkward space. Y... more »ou can use them to frame a view or obliterate it, provide a focal point in a helter-skelter room, soften hard architectural lines, even alter the scale of a room.
After all, using plants and flowers provides one of the most inexpensive ways to change a room. And, unlike an expensive couch or chair you have grown tired of, you are not stuck with plants if your taste change or you decide you have made a mistake.« less