We all know that having a houseplant or two (or even three) around our homes adds that splash of seasonal colour and greenery.
And with more of us spending time at home, it seems many houseplant collections are growing.
Many companies are now selling houseplant subscription boxes, so it’s never been easier to turn your inside space into an outside haven - all without leaving the house.
How do you choose your houseplant subscription?
You might prefer succulents to shrubs or hardy plants that don’t require too much attention. And when it comes to receiving your exciting new deliveries, you might be looking for something every month or even every week.
Whatever plants you’re looking for, there is sure to be a subscription box to suit your needs.
Here we share our pick of the best houseplant subscription boxes out there - and what you can expect to arrive on your doorstep.
Flowers by Flourish
Not only do Flowers by Flourish have you covered with their gorgeous indoor houseplant subscription boxes, but they have wonderful outdoor plant boxes too! So if you also have a small patch of earth to call your own, the possibilities are endless. And if you’d prefer to stick to brightening up your house, they have a wide range of indoor plants on offer, all delivered in stylist ceramic pots. You can choose if you want your box to arrive weekly, fortnightly or monthly, giving you ultimate flexibility.
Prices start from £20.
Specialising in low-maintenance houseplants that arrive with beautiful ceramic pots, Bloombox delivers plants you’ll be sure to treasure. Along with your plants, you’ll receive printed booklets that explain how you can support and improve your own wellbeing through caring for plants. Every other month you will also receive a surprise gift to enjoy!
Prices start from £39.
If you’re looking to truly embrace all things gardening, then Seed Pantry is the perfect choice for you. Each box has everything you need to grow your own flowers, produce, or both with new choices each month. Their handy How to Grow guides give you expert tips for seeing your new plants blossom from tiny seeds to be fully grown. And if you have a little more space, why not try out their Pro-Box for gardens, bigger spaces and even allotments?
Prices start from £12.99.
Don’t let a tight budget stop you from being some greenery into your home. Canopy Plants offers plant subscription boxes to suit all budgets. Ranging from their Classic Subscription which includes a luxurious ceramic pot, to their Shoestring Subscription which helps you build up your houseplant collection for less. Subscriptions can be monthly, bimonthly or quarterly, so everything is entirely flexible.
Prices start from £10.
Beards and Daisies
All of Beards and Daisies’ plants come with a keepsake postcard with care instructions for your new plant - perfect for new plant owners. And when it comes to exactly what you’ll receive, be prepared for some lovely surprises. All plants can be found on the website, but they’ll surprise you each month with a new rare, unusual or pretty choice, complete with a neutral pot.
Princes start from £24.99.
Romeo & Succulent
If you want low maintenance plants or desert chic, look no further than Romeo & Succulent. Each month, you will be delighted by your delivery of a cactus or succulent right to your doorstep. The packaging is plastic free and your new resilient plants come with a stylish pot too. The plant and pot will both be of a small to medium size, so don’t worry about trying to find space for the new arrivals.
Prices start from £20.
With Lazy Flora you can take your pick from three different subscription boxes - indoor, outdoor and even edible. Their indoor plant subscription also has pet-friendly options available, perfect if you share your home with a furry companion. And with their luxury collections, enthusiasts can enjoy the more unique houseplant varieties out there. Your plants come with a 30 day guarantee as well as a handy guide.
Prices start from £24.
Plant Pet Club
This is a houseplant subscription service that aims to make caring for plants fun! With boxes full of visually exciting plants, pots and easy-to-follow care instructions, there’s no hassle whatsoever. Pet-friendly plant subscriptions are available and the plants delivered by a carbon neutral delivery company too.
Prices start from £30.
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