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The Benefits of Houseplants

The Benefits of Houseplants

houseplant in woven basket

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.”

- Audrey Hepburn

As human beings, we have a deep connection with nature. Whether it’s taking a walk in the woods or smelling flowers in a garden, interacting with the natural world is almost always guaranteed to clear our minds and elevate our moods. Thus, it is very fitting to pair our handcrafted Bidayuh Baskets with life-giving plants.

Houseplants fill our spaces with greenness, bringing nature indoors to refresh our bodies, minds, and spirits. Their healing properties affect every part of our bodies. We become calmer in their presence and our senses are filled with beauty and awe. Plants offer a promise of tomorrow, promote creativity, and provide us with the opportunity to grow and nurture something.

Filling our deep desire to interact with and be surrounded by nature, our planter baskets are handwoven using natural materials by the Bidayuh tribes in Malaysia. They take us back to our roots of being connected to the Earth and restore a sense of connection, purpose, and responsibility.


In addition to increasing the oxygen in our homes, indoor plants naturally purify the air of chemicals and other toxins, remove dust, and regulate humidity levels. Here's a list of their healing benefits: