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We're all familiar with the office pot plant. Usually a sad, lonely figure, holding off an irresistible tide of grey and beige with only a few bedraggled leaves keeping it clinging desperately to life.
Green walls are becoming increasingly popular in interior and exterior landscapes.
Permanent botanicals with live plants drive interior plantscaping trend.
Encourage interiorscape customers to create healthier environments with plants
Recently, I visited a beautiful Asian-influenced boutique hotel that was artfully appointed with modern furnishings and tasteful décor.
Companies spend small fortunes to make their workplaces not only safe, but also warm, attractive and comfortable.
Gardeners won’t have to hang up their tools even with winter on its way. Benedictine University is hosting a free talk on getting indoor plants to grow Oct. 28.
There are a lot of big names among the list of 52 design teams that have submitted their qualifications for the re-do of Navy Pier's public spaces.
The honors were handed out at the PIA Interior Plantscape Hall of Fame and Awards Banquet.
BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. -- Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, Ill. recently unveiled the installation of a large eco-friendly vegetative living green roof system in celebration of the hospital's commitment to environmental stewardship and the launch of the hospital's East Tower.
BigHospitality takes a look at some of the Christmas decorations, including contamporary decorations from Ambius and an early bird deal on Christmas trees from Xmastreesales.co.uk.
Of course the count down to Christmas has started. In fact after today there are just 99 days to go!
Recently I met with an architect who designs healthcare facilities. He relayed how he absolutely detests the use of live plants in the properties he designs. “I don’t like that I can’t control the life cycle of the plant and how it continually changes its look,” he said with obvious disdain.
Ambius was honored to receive eleven awards, including the prestigious Judges award for best in show, recognizing the company’s commitment to excellence, innovation, and professionalism in the interior plantscaping industry.
Apartment leasing agents and property managers looking to attract and retain prospects and tenants should evaluate the power of color in bringing warmth and energy into a space.
An international company specialising in “interior landscaping”, Ambius, has chosen Greenstone Carbon to provide it with a carbon emissions reporting tool.
The Chicago people, places and products that are taking earth-friendly living into the future. Focus on the vertical garden by Ambius at Embassy Suites Downtown Lakefront.
Designed by interior landscaping company Ambius, the green roof crowns the new East Tower addition at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, Illinois.
For Frank Speidel, M.D.,FACEP, CEO of St. Luke's Hospital at The Vintage (SLHV), entering his hospital's new facility is "like walking through Bach's Brandenburg concertos, or his Goldberg Variations."
Plants can register "green" at your retail register.
The 1970s was a "groovy" bohemian and electric decade featuring sexy and diverse fashions including wide-collared shirts and tight bell-bottom jeans.
More and more businesses today are looking to green walls as a way to add natural beauty while dramatically improving energy efficiency by moderating indoor air temperatures and humidity levels.
Five years ago, vertical gardens started popping up in Asian buildings. It wasn’t long before they took root in the U.S. The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Lakefront is likely the first hotel in the country to grow such a dramatic example of the indoor landscaping tool. The wall went ‘live’ in late spring.
Des Moines may be the largest city in Iowa, but in the grand scheme of things, it’s pretty small. That’s one of the things about traveling to larger cities exciting: You get to see more trendy new things.
When you walk into an urban or pedestrian mall or retailer, do you notice the plants? What impression do you take away from the establishment if the exterior plants appear poorly maintained or if they are housed in containers overrun with trash?
The naturalistic trend of mixing permanent botanicals alongside live plants is becoming increasingly popular in workplace settings.
Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Lakefront has unveiled the city's largest indoor living green wall.
Ambius Reveals the top plants for offices
The giant green wall at Longwood Gardens inspires garden retailers and consumers.
I believe that every inspired plant artisan digs their shovel into their own soul, and sprays their own nature into their work. As a botanical stylist, I work in partnership with leading design and architectural firms, designing retail, hospitality and corporate interiors for many leading businesses including KV Pharmaceutical, Hyatt Riverfront Hotel and the Sheraton St. Louis City Center.
Nina Lockyer of Flora-Tec has been presented with eFIG's lifetime achievement award at its annual awards in London.
Nina Lockyer of Flora-Tec Ltd was honoured with European Federation of Interior Landscape Group’s Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual awards ceremony held at The Apex Room, Olympia, London on 4 May.
The aroma of freshly cut grass always ranks high in polls of favourite smells. Now retailers recognising the power of smell in the retail experience, can convey the optimism that comes with Spring and Summer, with the launch of Green Grass, a new fragrance from environment scenting specialist Ambius. Green Grass captures perfectly the smell of freshly mown grass, minus the risk of hayfever!
The Top Four Succulent Genera Succulents are making a comeback thanks to design retailers like Crate and Barrel. Read about the top four genera.
Ambius, the world's largest interior landscaping company has set a target to convert all 3,500 of its customers in the UK to its paperless reporting system, Ambius Connect, by the end of 2011.
Growing a greener business can offer many benefits—saving money, engaging employees and helping to attract new customers.
Paul Lasley talks with Eva Matos from Ambius about the design and creation of Central Park on the Allure of the Seas.
Like dogs and cats or the Hatfields and McCoys, you're likely to start a skirmish these days if you put infection-prevention specialists and hospital designers in the same room.
As the season of colds and viruses sends staff absence levels rocketing, workplace enrichment and interior landscaping company Ambius has produced its tips for keeping the workplace healthy and productive through the winter months.