Trends

Spring Florals
New ways with Flowers Wide borders of flowering perennials (plants that die down and come back up again annually) may look great in English gardening magazines, but let’s face it, who has the time or space to craft such visions?  The...
Friends over? Fast garden fix ups
Never before have outdoor living areas played such an integral part of hour we are going to socialize.  If you’re having friends over, it makes sense to entertain them in the open air, and feel connected to the outside world....
Zoom in the home office
As we spend more time working from home, don’t underestimate the calming qualities of a few potted ‘work mates’, that are not only great for our mental health, but also purify the air.    RMIT crunched some numbers on 101...
Lifestyle
Lacking something?  Perhaps it’s just sleep that you’re deprived of.  In wellness circles, sleep is the new cure, and some corporations are including sleeping pods in their design.  It is one of the best things you can do to keep...
Furniture feature
Do you have a boring balcony and instead imagine a tropical oasis?  We have the latest ranges of outdoor furniture ready to transform your place so you can holiday at home year round. Tricks and tips Use modular pieces of...
Biophilic Design
What’s that, you might ask?  It is a HUGE trend in architecture and the landscape design at the moment.  It’s about creating good habitat for people’s wellbeing within the built environment.  Key to understanding it is focusing on what impact...
Spoil dad this father’s day with a plant gift from Gro
With more time spent together and at home, it’s the perfect time for dad to be getting to know plants - in the home, on your balcony or in the garden!  Plants as a new hobby, gardening for exercise or...
Top 5 Gift Ideas for dad
Dad’s Desk Why not spruce up dads desk?  Your desk is where so much action takes place, and it makes sense to create an atmosphere of calm and inspiration there if you can.  Think peace lilies and umbrella plants for...
Winter Warmers
Are you feeling the winter chill and daydreaming of warmer places in far-off lands that you’d rather be?  Well we have the perfect antidote with our latest winter wonder range in store.  Influenced by the tones of desert scapes, you...
Colours and textures of the Season
The long shadows of winter create a muted colour scheme that echo in the latest styling. Colours are winter sunshine, sunset pinks, rhubarb, golds, earth, and soft green is the new neutral.  Our buying team have found these seasonal shades...
Styling with our New Winter Trends
Refresh your home with relaxed island styling, incorporating dried palm fronds, lush greenery, natural linen’s and fibres.  Think oversized baskets, raw timbers and rattan furniture, mixed with sage green and eggshell coloured planters and furnishings that are warming and sensory. ...
Are Your Indoor Plants Struggling? Here’s What to Do
Caring for a plant can be much harder than it looks. While we all dream of owning happy, healthy plants that never seem to stop thriving, reality can be a little tougher. Sometimes you’ll buy a gorgeous plant, take it...
6 Essential Tips for Container Gardening
There are so many reasons why you should try container gardening. Firstly, pots look beautiful (who doesn’t love a ceramic planter?). Secondly, it’s a great alternative to a garden bed when you are working with limited space. And thirdly, it’s...
Container Gardening
Gardening in pots offers the unique opportunity to really highlight plants habit, structure, texture and colour in a way that the garden bed does not allow.  The marriage between container and contents should brings more worth than their individual value. ...
colours of the australian landscape
This Autumn a renewed passion for plants and the natural world is being embraced in our homes and reflects our environment like never before. This is driven by the increased knowledge of the positive impact on our well being that...
Holiday at Home
Add Some Plants and You’ll Be Cruising…from your own backyard!   Home really can be a haven, but adding greenery helps create a tranquil, serene space.  It’s well documented that the colour green can have a calming effect; it’s no...
What’s trending
Pantone has announced their colour of the year and it’s classic blue, which they say brings a sense of peace and tranquillity to the human spirit   It is a reflective blue and fosters resilience. Find a space for contemplation,...
Plants for every living place
Plants work in a variety of ways to lift an interior. They can be a useful decoration, adding texture, colour and height to a room, by way of flowers or ceramic containers. Greenery creates a sense of calm and tranquillity....
New in 2020
Mindfulness, sustainability and wellness are all top trends for 2020, which is synonymous with the garden, if you ask us! This translates to calming natural tones, cooling green highlights, plenty of indoor plants and a chilled vibe – think low ...
Pantone Living Coral in Your House and Garden
Pantone Colour of the Year 2019 is called Living Coral. It’s a rich salmon that draws inspiration from sunsets, works well with blue and turquoise sea shades and looks punchy against dark olives.  Pantone influences designers of just about everything,...
Lindy
Lindy has been at Eden Gardens for nearly a decade, based in Victoria, and is lucky to travel for work to Sydney, Brisbane and overseas for buying trips. She has had her own floristry business and small fashion label, and...