How to Style Cafe & Restaurants With Greenery & Plant Pots

How to Style Cafe & Restaurants With Greenery & Plant Pots

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Are you looking to spruce up your cafe or restaurant and give it a warm, inviting feel? Introducing plant life is a simple solution. Greenery instantly breathes life into a space, making it more vibrant and welcoming for customers. A few strategically placed potted plants can work wonders in creating a cozy, easygoing atmosphere.

Indoor plants like fiddle leaf figs and snake plants don't just look great – they also help purify the air. That's why more and more businesses are jumping on the green bandwagon. (add a link to https://ubaahaus.co.uk/blogs/blog-archive/do-succulents-really-purify-the-air)

In this guide, we'll share our top picks for cafe and restaurant plants, plus tips on choosing the right spots for them and keeping them thriving. Ready to turn your space into a plant lover's paradise? Let's dive in!

Why Does Your Cafe or Restaurant Need Indoor Plants?

Bringing plants into your dining space comes with a bunch of perks:

Instant Style Upgrade

Plants are a natural way to breathe new life into your cafe or restaurant's look. Their vibrant green hues can complement any design aesthetic, from cozy and rustic to sleek and modern.

Welcoming Vibes

Want customers to feel at home? Plants create a warm, inviting atmosphere that encourages people to relax and stay awhile.

Cleaner Air, Happier Customers

Certain plants, like spider plants and peace lilies, are air-purifying superstars. They help get rid of indoor pollutants, making your space healthier for everyone.

Loyal Customers

Plants can significantly impact customer satisfaction by making your cafe or restaurant look great and feel welcoming, encouraging repeat visits, positive reviews, and recommendations.

Quieter Dining

Plants not only beautify your space but also absorb sound, reducing noise levels and creating a more pleasant atmosphere in busy dining areas.

The Best Plants for Your Cafe or Restaurant

Want to bring some green into your dining space? Here are our top picks:

Plant

Aesthetic

Care

Air-Purifying

Fiddle Leaf Fig

Large, glossy leaves

Bright light, moderate water

Removes toxins

Snake Plant

Sleek, upright leaves

Low light, infrequent water

Excellent air purifier

Monstera

Large, split leaves

Bright light, moderate water

Filters pollutants

Pothos

Trailing vines, heart-shaped leaves

Low light, irregular water

Removes pollutants

Spider Plant

Arching leaves, white flowers

Various light, minimal care

Removes CO and xylene

Peace Lily

Glossy leaves, white flowers

Low light, regular water

Removes toxins

Boston Fern

Feathery, arching fronds

High humidity, indirect light

Removes formaldehyde

 

Low-maintenance plants Perfect for Busy Cafes and Restaurants

Looking for plants that can thrive in your bustling dining space without demanding too much attention? Check out these resilient beauties:

Plant

Aesthetic

Light

Water

ZZ Plant

Elegant, waxy leaves

Low

Minimal

Cast Iron Plant

Large, lush leaves

Low

Infrequent

Philodendron

Heart-shaped leaves, trailing vines

Moderate to low

When the soil is dry

Snake Plant

Sleek, upright leaves

Low

Infrequent

Spider Plant

Arching leaves, white flowers

Various

Minimal

Pothos

Trailing vines, heart-shaped leaves

Low

Irregular

 

These resilient plants are ideal for busy environments like cafes and restaurants, where consistent care might be challenging. They add a touch of green to your space without demanding too much attention, making them the perfect choice for your thriving business.

Strategic Placement of Plants in Dining Areas

Here's how to strategically place plants for maximum impact:

Create Focal Points

  • Use large, statement plants like fiddle leaf figs or Monstera deliciosa to draw attention
  • Place plants in key areas to create visual interest
  • Highlight architectural features or anchor different sections of your space

Balance Plant Placement with Decor

  • Integrate plants into your existing decor
  • Place plants near furniture or wall art for a cohesive look
  • Use plants of varying heights and sizes to add depth and dimension

Mix Plant Heights and Sizes

  • Combine tall plants with smaller ones to create layers of greenery
  • Add complexity and keep the eye moving around the space
  • Use small potted plants on tables and countertops
  • Place taller plants on the floor or in large planters

Incorporate Hanging Plants

  • Use hanging plants like pothos or spider plants to save floor space
  • Add greenery at different levels
  • Install planters on walls or ceilings for a lush look without crowding

Create Visual Interest

  • Use plants to break up large, open spaces
  • Create cozy, intimate areas for diners
  • Arrange plants in groups of odd numbers for an organic look.

Best 5 Plant Pots We Recommend for Your Cafe and Restaurant's Top Plants

When pairing plants with your cafe or restaurant's favourite pots, consider both aesthetics and the plant's growing needs. Here are some recommendations for selecting the perfect plants to complement your top pots:

Bergs Potter Emilia Plant Pot 16 cm to 35 cm

  • Classic and elegant design
  • Complements various interior styles
  • Adds sophistication to any space
Bergs Potter Emilia Plant Pot,35 cm

Bloomingville Drago Blue Scalloped Plant Pot

  • Unique scalloped edge
  • Vibrant color
  • Adds visual interest and charm to dining areas
    Bloomingville Drago Blue Scalloped Plant Pot

    Bloomingville Betje Stoneware Plant Pot with Saucer

    • Practical and stylish
    • Includes a saucer to prevent spills
    • Ensures a tidy environment
      Bloomingville Betje Stoneware Plant Pot with Saucer

      Bergs Potter Copenhagen Plant Pot, Ø12 cm

      • Versatile and available in multiple sizes
      • Ideal for a variety of plants
      • Provides flexibility in décor

        Bloomingville Ina Stoneware Plant Pot

        • Sleek and larger pot
        • Perfect for statement plants
        • Creates focal points that enhance the overall atmosphere

          Bloomingville Ina Stoneware Plant Pot

          • Sleek and larger pot
          • Perfect for statement plants
          • Creates focal points that enhance the overall atmosphere

          Summary: Plants in Your Cafe or Restaurant

          Adding plants to your cafe or restaurant can greatly enhance the atmosphere, improve air quality, and boost customer satisfaction. Here are our top takeaways:

           

          Keypoints

          Recommendation


          Benefits

          • Enhancing the aesthetic appeal
          • Improving air quality
          • Creating a welcoming ambience
          • Boosting customer satisfaction



          Top Plant Choices

          • Fiddle Leaf Fig
          • Snake Plant
          • Monstera Deliciosa
          • Pothos
          • Spider Plant
          • Peace Lily
          • Boston Fern

          Low Maintenance Options

          • ZZ Plant
          • Cast Iron Plant
          • Philodendron


          Placement Tips

          • Use plants as focal points
          • Balance plants with decor
          • Mix plant heights and sizes
          • Incorporate hanging plants


          Recommended Plant Pots

          • Bergs Potter Emilia Plant Pot
          • Bloomingville Drago Blue Scalloped Plant Pot
          • Bloomingville Betje Stoneware Plant Pot with Saucer
          • Bergs Potter Copenhagen Plant Pot
          • Bloomingville Ina Stoneware Plant Pot

           

          By carefully selecting plants, considering placement, and choosing pots that complement your design theme, you can create a lush, inviting atmosphere that enhances the dining experience for your customers.

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