Statement Houseplants To Replace Your Christmas Tree
Avoid the twelfth-night blues with gorgeous green indoor plants that are perfect for filling in empty spaces left behind post-Christmas.
Christmas trees are so central to our festive celebrations that, when its time for the tree to come down for another year, the space can start to feel especially bare and gloomy. To help keep the greenery you’ve grown to love in December year-round, we've compiled a list of great houseplants to fell the gap left by your Christmas tree.
Here are our top large and tall houseplant picks to replace your Christmas tree with January - November:
Arching Areca Palm
Chrysalidocarpus lutescens' elegant and graceful arching fronds make an incredible statement in any room.
Reaching heights of 2m with ease and options to buy 150-170cm tall available here at Hortology year-round, Arecas offer large-scale greenery and are excellent at occupying spaces otherwise reseved for 6 foot + Christmas trees.
Pachira aquatica's 5-lobed leaves and lucky reputation are enough to make this the perfect 11 month placeholder for a Christmas Tree but, what really makes this wonderful indoor tree stand out from the rest, are it's braided stems.
The elegently plaited pachira stems eventually reach up to 3 metres in height, offering full floor to ceiling greenery.