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  • How to care for your orchid
    31st March 2015
    How to care for your orchidOrchids have a reputation of being rather tricky to look after. David Snell has a few tips to help keep yours looking beautiful. David Snell and the Nature at Work team have many years’ experience caring for orchids in a variety of situations. Whilst orchids can be very sensitive to the ... Read more
  • Office Christmas Trees – real or fake? What’s best for the environment?
    31st March 2015
    Office Christmas Trees – real or fake? What’s best for the environment?The debate rolls on year after year. But with companies trying to become ‘greener’, what’s actually best for the environment? With a name like ‘Nature at Work’ it’s fairly obvious where we sit. What really swings it for us is the unique Christmassy aroma that a Christmas Tree emits. We often ... Read more
  • Plant Displays Transform Office Entrance
    31st March 2015
    Plant Displays Transform Office EntranceExternal plants make a big difference to a shady, north-facing office entrance Veolia wanted the shady, north-facing entrance to their building to be more welcoming and greener. Each pot was underplanted with violas for the Autumn, and Spring bulbs of crocus and and fritillary, to give colour throughout the year. I am very ... Read more
  • UK grown Christmas trees – it’s all about choosing the very best!
    31st March 2015
    Nature at Work has been busy selecting the very best real Christmas trees for offices and workspaces with our UK grower! This year Nature at Work has made an extra special effort, to get the very best late-cut, UK-grown trees. Our premium ‘Nordman’ no needle-drop tree is hand picked by Brian ... Read more
  • Office plants enhance productivity!
    31st March 2015
    Involving staff in office design decisions – including plants – boosts wellbeing, creativity and productivity! These are the findings of research conducted by Dr Craig Knight at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show. A garden office was installed at the show and visitors to the stand were invited to take part in four ... Read more
  • My own ‘Office Plants at Work Week’!
    31st March 2015
    GCSE student Olivia, spent a week with Nature at Work as part of National Office Plants at Work Week! Read her blog to see how she got on. One of the things I loved about my week at Nature at Work was the great variety I experienced during my week. I got ... Read more