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How to Incorporate Bright Colors Into Your Summer Party

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 7/26/16 8:30 AM

Incorporate-Bright-Colors-Into-your-Summer-PartyBlock parties. Graduation parties. Cookouts. A random Saturday. There are dozens of reasons to throw a summer party and nothing makes it feel more festive than bright colors. But don’t worry if you’re stuck on how to decorate—we’ve got 8 tips to help you incorporate bright colors into your summer party.


Topics: Orchid Decor

How Do I Care for a Resting Orchid?

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 7/21/16 8:00 AM

care-for-dormant-orchidWhen an orchid is finished blooming, its blooms will wilt and fall off before it enters into a resting period. Resting is a normal part of the Phalaenopsis orchid lifecycle in which your plant is storing up energy to rebloom. Continue to care for your plant during this period, and you’ll likely be rewarded with more vibrant, healthy blooms.

Here’s how to care for a resting orchid:


Topics: Orchid Reblooming, dormant orchid

8 Festive Summer Decorating Ideas

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 7/18/16 11:38 AM

summer-decorating-ideasSure, you’ve heard of “spring cleaning,” but what about “summer redecorating”? With longer days, extra sunshine and bright blooming happening all around you, it only makes sense to give your home a breezy and carefree makeover to match. Whether you’re upgrading an indoor or outdoor space, here are eight festive summer decorating ideas to get you started.


Topics: summer

4 Orchid Care Tips for Summer

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 7/5/16 8:30 AM

summer-orchid-care-2.jpgCaring for your orchid during the warmer months can be a breeze. Take a look at how easy it can be below with four orchid care tips.


Topics: Orchid Care

How to Use Bright Color to Decorate Your Living Room

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 6/28/16 8:30 AM

Living Room DecoratingYour living room is the gathering area of your home. It should be a place of comfort and relaxation. It should be a place where you can come home, kick your shoes off and unwind from a long day.

However, it should also be the fashionable hub of your home that unites your personal style with functionality. And one way to spice up your living room décor—without sacrificing comfort—is through the addition of bold, bright color.

Not sure where to start? We have a few ideas to help decorate your living room.


Topics: living room decorating, decorating with color

Bathroom Decorating Trends: Using Houseplants and Color

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 6/21/16 8:30 AM

Bathroom Decorating TrendsThe bathroom is often a neglected space when it comes to decorating, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a little fun with the latest trends. Since bathrooms tend to be smaller than other rooms in your home, they can actually be a great place to start for novice decorators. Plus, it doesn’t take much to brighten and modernize a bathroom—and you won’t even have to go through the headache of selecting new furniture!

Here are a few of the latest and greatest bathroom decorating trends out there to help get you inspired.


Topics: decorating with color, bathroom decorating

6 Ways to Decorate With the Top Colors for Spring

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 6/14/16 8:30 AM

Decorating with the top colors for springNothing brightens up a space quite like spring colors—but who says you can’t enjoy those cheery colors all year? By incorporating spring’s top trends and colors into your home décor, you can keep the bright and rejuvenating spirit of spring alive even in the darkest winter months. Of course, there’s no greater authority on what colors are going to be fashionable this spring season than Pantone, which recently released its 2016 spring report. With colors like “snorkel blue,” “buttercup” and “peach echo,” you’re bound to find design inspiration for decorating your home in these hues.

Here are six ways to decorate your home with this year’s top colors for spring.


Topics: Spring, decorating with color

6 Great Things About Being Around Flowers

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 6/7/16 8:30 AM

Benefits of Flowers

Last year, we wrote about the positive benefits indoor house plants can have on your health, but our list was by no means exhaustive. That’s why today we’re back with even more ways being around flowers can help you lead a positive, healthy life.

To jog your memory, we already covered how plants can improve the air quality of your home, provide stress relief, reduce seasonal ailments, increase healing and improve concentration. But what other benefits are hiding in green leaves and blooming buds?

Here are six more benefits of flowers that prove keeping them in your home and community is a great idea.


Topics: orchids, benefits of flowers

Orchid Care 101

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 5/31/16 8:30 AM

easy-orchid-care.jpgCaring for your Phalaenopsis orchid couldn’t be simpler. It’s so simple, in fact, that we’ve created this short slideshow outlining everything you’ll need to help your orchid thrive. See how easy orchid care can be (and the common household products that can promote orchid health) below.


Topics: Orchid Care

Top 4 Frequently Asked Questions About Phalaenopsis Orchid Care

Posted by Just Add Ice Orchids 5/24/16 8:30 AM

Orchid Care FAQsPhalaenopsis orchids are notoriously easy to care for. But whether you’ve just received one, or you’ve been caring for them for years, some common orchid care questions usually send people to the nearest search engine looking for advice.

Close that Google tab because our expert team of growers has answered some of your most pressing questions about phalaenopsis orchid care. Here are the top four frequently asked questions.


Topics: Orchid Care, phalenopsis

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