Real or faux? These lush Next plants will have you guessing...
Is your home looking a bit bare without Christmas greenery? Indulge yourself with lush green houseplants instead.
This new range of artificial Next plants are so realistic, even the most green-fingered folk won’t be able to tell they don’t need watering.
If real is your thing, read: How to revive a near dead house plant
The trend for adding greenery indoors is off-the-scale right now, set to grow bigger as we step into spring and summer.
Next plants to bring the outside in
The new collection of artificial plants at Next has a tree for all seasons. The range of indoor faux plants features thoroughly realistic plants of all varieties to create a sea of green throughout our homes. From a bold Banana tree to an elegant Bamboo design there’s a shrub to suit all styles.
Artificial plants are the dream for those who want the look, without the maintenance. Often realistic looking faux plants, can cost the earth. Luckily, with indoor plants trending, the high street has responded and given us some brilliant new shopping destinations for good faux plants – Next being one of them!
New in: Succulent wall hanging
Add a touch of interest to walls with this quirky accessory. With living walls becoming ever-more popular this is sure to be a big hit!
Buy now: Succulent Wall Hanging, £22, Next
String-of-pearl trailing plant
This contemporary string-of-pearl succulent is one of the most popular indoor plants right now. To give it the correct name, Senecio Rowleyanus creates a style statement with trailing pearl-like beads.
We know Marks & Spencer do a similar faux plant, that sold out almost as soon as it went online. We therefore don’t expect this one at Next to hang around for long (excuse the pun!).
Buy now: Trailing Succulent Plant, £14, Next
Potted succulents in marble pots
The power of a simple succulent shows no signs of fading. Smart succulents in marble-style pots make a great addition to bathrooms, to add a touch of greenery.
Succulents are widely thought of as the easiest plants to care for, yet they can be easily killed with kindness! You always know where you stand with a faux we say. they look the part and you can’t kill them unintentionally, win win.
Faux patterned leaf plant
Complete with a textured ceramic pot this patterned leaf plant is just the thing to create a focal point of sideboards and dining tables. The patterned leaves help to add further realism and interest to the design.
With a height of 95cm this tree is a real statement buy. At just £60 it’s also a highly affordable one too!
With the bulky trunk and lush green leaves, add a set of fairy lights and this could this be an all year round Christmas tree – for those that love that vibe!
In store only: Pothos Pole Plant, £60, Next
This potted plant stands at 157cm in height, a great way to add green to dominate any corner of a room. Bamboo is a classic choice for faux plants, thanks to how realistic the plants can look.
Buy now: Bamboo Plant, £100, Next
Thanks to Next, filling our homes with chic greenery has never been easier.