9 No-Fuss Floral Decorating Ideas For Your Front Porch
There’s nothing more welcoming and relaxing than a beautifully designed porch with a pop of floral color. Though much of the appeal of a Southern porch comes from its views, the secret to a well put together front patio is all in the details. For those of us who’d rather spend time sittin’ and sippin’ a glass of sweet tea than sweating over porch décor, we’ve gathered our favorite, no-fuss, floral porch ideas that are sure to add the perfect finishing touch to your porch style.
Frame Your Porch with Hanging Flowers
A woven wicker basket filled with florals is a natural way to decorate a bare wall in your outdoor space. While arranging, consider greenery that will cascade over the side, like English ivy does here, to give your hanging container a sense of movement.
Surround Your Seating Area with Beautiful Blooms
Clusters of baskets and pots filled with plants adds low-to-the-ground greenery and color for a polished porch look.
Create an Outdoor Tabletop Terrarium
Choose a glass container with an opening wide enough for your hand. Add gravel, a thin layer of activated aquarium carbon, and potting soil, and get ready to plant. Ferns, succulents, mosses, miniature moth orchids, African violets, and kalanchoes all thrive in terrarium arrangements.
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How To Make A Porch Succulent Arrangement
Potted succulent arrangements are a great, no-fuss way to add a pop of green to your porch. Find out how to choose and upkeep a succulent arrangement that lasts from Memorial Day to Labor Day with an easy tutorial from Senior Homes Editor Zoë Gowen.
Consider Potts as a Place for Color
Who said flowers were the only way to add a pop of color? While picking out flowers for your arrangement, take a gander at the pots your garden store has to offer. The colorful selection my surprise you and offer the piece for your porch.
Easy DIY Sunflower Wreath
Give guests a cheery welcome with this easy sunflower wreath. We'll show you how.
Grow a Colorful, Climbing Vine
Create a beautiful border to frame your space by using a bright, climbing vine with flowers, like mandevilla. Mandevillas can thrive in containers and bloom continuously from spring until the first frost.