Local Interior Plant Design Company Receives Multiple Awards

by Alex Caperton, FOX 28 News COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — Oakland Green Interiors took home a number of accolades following the 2024 International Interiorscapes Awards Gala this month. A division of Oakland Nursery, Oakland Green Interiors is a Columbus-based design company with a focus on incorporating plant life and natural elements. The gala, which was hosted […]

The Junto Hotel Makes Plants a Design Priority

Columbus Underground Columbus is home to an amazing array of businesses and organizations that are using plants in cool and unique ways. Over the next year, Oakland Green Interiors will be highlighting some of these organizations and showcasing their commitment to bringing plants (and all the amazing benefits they offer!) to the places we live, […]

Summer Considerations for Houseplants

If you’re living in the greater Columbus area, or the Midwest generally, you’re feeling the warm temps this past week. We’ve been enjoying day temps in the 70s and nighttime temps in the 50s to high 40s.  …and you’re probably itching to get some of your houseplants outside to enjoy some fresh air (and free up some […]

Oakland Green Interiors Bringing the Outdoors In Across the City

by Kelsey Lawrence, Columbus Underground These dark, colder months can be tough on many people’s mental health. With less daylight and access to greenery, it’s no surprise when moods tend to shift in a negative direction. Local plant shop Oakland Green Interiors is combating this common phenomenon by creating biophilic installations for businesses in Columbus […]

It’s National Indoor Plant Week!

Welcome to National Indoor Plant Week!  Whether you’re a seasoned plant parent or just curious about the indoor plant trend, this week is for you.  Celebrated in the third week of September, National Indoor Plant Week aims to highlight the importance of live plants in interior spaces. Did you know that plants not only make […]

Watering: Plant Habitats and Habits

Most interior plants originate in tropical parts of the world where they are used to long, dry periods broken up by heavy rains. The plants in the tropics have adapted to get as much water as they need within a short window, and then survive for longer amounts of time with drier soil. Our modern […]