The Artificial Plants Shop | Blog

29/07/2019

Creating Artificial Living Walls

Artificial living walls / artificial green walls are becoming more and more popular in design schemes. Internally and externally designers are featuring these products in domestic and commercial properties. What Options Are Available? At the artificial plant’s shop, we offer many different styles of the artificial living wall. A good selection of them can be used outdoors and all can be used indoors. There are also options which are inherently flame retardant and UV resistant should you require it. It’s really a matter of picking the style you think will... Read More

10/07/2019

The Potting Guide

You find the perfect artificial plant or tree for your space but then you need to find the perfect pot. “Uh” I hear you say – well worry not we have made this as simple as possible! Online we offer products that you don’t have to worry about choosing the pot for as the are delivered in the display planter as shown! These are all know as “arrangements”. Follow this link to find all of the artificial trees in planters. Then please follow this link for all of the artificial... Read More

NHS Breakout Area

We were over the moon to do a joint venture with the wonderful Tibra Global Services to help make a breakout area for the staff at St George’s Hospital Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in London. We helped with the supply of some of our artificial blossoms and topiary. No one can doubt what a heroic job our NHS have done over many years and the last few months have been especially hard. Everyone in the country has a story of how the NHS has helped their family. St George’s Hospital... Read More

Ready fo a pint of Draft!

With the weather getting better all the time we are getting lots of enquiries from pubs and hoteliers who are getting their premises ready for, hopefully, some trade in the coming weeks. We have many regular customers in this industry who are really suffering with the current situation. What amazes us here is that despite everything, these businesses are looking forward positively with new ideas on how they want to be ready and fresh for business when it happens. Artificial plant displays for bars and restaurants are a great way... Read More

12/05/2020

Top Time For Artificial Buxus

With the combination of wonderful weather and the current situation with lockdown, we have been extremely busy with our exterior grade artificial buxus products. Buxus has and always will be a popular product for interior and exterior spaces due to its versatility. It can feature in window-boxes, on doorsteps, on decking & patios or balconies. It must surely be the most widely used evergreen shrub. With many people now working from home, we have seen a rise in the number of customers buying our artificial buxus products for their gardens... Read More

We are Still Delivering

With the madness all around the world I do feel really lucky to still be able to get to work and still have full busy days. We are still delivering, although sometime delivery dates are longer than I would like, we are working really hard to get things out as quick as possible. Our TNT driver Dean is a top man and comes to see us everyday and is taking away a full wagon. I am sure you will agree that it is at times like this it is great... Read More

Spring Is Here!

At The Artificial Plant Shop despite the problems around the world we are continuing to offer a service to our customers, lead times have obviously been effected. While rushing around getting orders out it is lovely not to need that extra jumper and start to see spring appear. The weather seems to be getting better and we are noticing a real up turn in exterior grade and UV protected plants and trees as the orders come though. We have great products in the topiary and cedar sections well as lots... Read More

02/09/2019

Planting For The Planet

There has never been a more important time to look after the environment. You might be surprised to hear that we at The Artificial Plants Shop love real trees! Oh yes, we absolutely love them. Apart from creating an ecosystem, trees absorb potentially harmful gases and release oxygen. Of course, there are many circumstances that preclude the use of real trees in certain areas of the home, garden or business. That’s why we exist – to assist you in creating a beautiful, natural-looking space where real planting is not an... Read More

13/05/2019

Spring has Sprung 2019.

Being based on a farm in rural Northumberland we are always delighted to see spring come around again. The daily grind of keeping the office log burner well stock is nearly over! The birds provide beautiful music and I can definitely see that the team definitely have a spring in their steps. To keep in with the natural seasons our range of springtime flowers are now online. Obviously, the beauty with artificial flowers is that you can enjoy your favorite blooms all year round but sometimes it’s nice to change... Read More

Artificial Plants & Trees Care Guide 09/05/2019

Artificial Plants & Trees – Care Guide

The beauty of artificial plants is not just in their amazing authenticity, its also in their lack of maintenance. Whether you are a company looking to save on high maintenance costs or a homeowner looking for less hassle artificial plants are the way forward! We put the below information together to help you keep your artificial plants and trees looking their best. Like any accessory or ornament in the home or business they do require a small amount of cleaning attention. How often you need to clean your plant or... Read More