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Best Places to Buy Plants Online

by Katie Skrzek

Apr 12, 2021

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Add to your plant collection without leaving your home. There are many great online resources for purchasing plants instead of visiting a nursery or garden center.



Bloomscape sends potted plants directly to your doorstep. Terra cotta planters are available in five different colors: stone, clay, charcoal, slate or indigo. Plants come in a variety of sizes, depending on your space. Outdoor plants are also available. Read about care recommendations on the website.



Horti operates on a subscription model. Users receive hard-to-kill plants in their first subscription box. Horti slowly introduces more exotic plants along with detailed care instructions. Individual plant options are also available for purchase.



What better place to shop for plants than Plants.com? The retailer specializes in indoor plants, with options for different budgets. Plants.com even allows you to browse by room. Check out the Greenhouse blog for helpful tips.


The Sill

The Sill sells indoor plants perfect for small living spaces. Beyond selling live plants, The Sill also offers faux, dried and preserved plants, flowers, botanicals, pots and accessories. Invest in the monthly subscription box or send a gift card. The Sill offers guidance for plant beginners, with suggestions of best plants for pet owners, a care library and online workshops.


Urban Stems

Urban Stems is a great option for gifting flowers and plants. Shop by plant type, price, plant attributes, size and occasion to find the right plant for you or your loved one.


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Nov 29, 2021

Curling and Igloos at Winter Village, Bryant Park

The first-ever iceless curling experience at the Curling Café and the beloved cozy igloo experience will arrive at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park this holiday season. New York City is already a hot spot for visitors each holiday and the Curling Café and Cozy Igloos are just another addition to the festivities guests can experience when in the city.

A Taste of Greece

Prepare your taste buds for the trip of a lifetime in Greece. About 100 Greek products — from wines, cheese and fruits to honey and oils — earned a Protected Designation of Origin from the European Union, and the country’s most beloved dishes include Greek Choriatiki salad, tzatziki, souvlaki and moussaka, with its layers of eggplant, potato, minced meat and bechamel. And those are only a few of the many highlights.

North America
Nov 26, 2021

The Post Oak Hotel at Uptown Houston Holiday Offerings

Celebrate the holidays at The Post Oak Hotel at Uptown Houston. Throughout the month of December, the Houston hotel offers guests a selection of unique festive experiences.

Nov 25, 2021

New Lounge Wear from Cravings by Chrissy Teigen

With the cold weather coming and the long winter months ahead, it's time to start investing in some cozy loungewear — whether you buy it for yourself, add it to your holiday wish list or buy it for your loved one. Nowadays, loungewear is so popular and in demand with everyone working from home; there are so many different brands and types to choose from, but a new one just hit the shelf. Chrissy Teigen is known for many things, specifically her cookbook Cravings.

Seek Wellbeing in Greece

The Greek tradition of health and wellness runs deep; travelers can find a multitude of therapies to meet their wellbeing needs, from healing spas, herbal therapies, hypnotherapy, massages and more. In Greece, the approach to wellness focuses on the “whole” and the ways in which the mind, body and soul interact. A state of balance is achieved through a good relationship between the emotional and natural state, which can be found throughout Greece at its more than 800 medicinal spas.

North America
Nov 24, 2021

Riggs Washington D.C. Partners with RdV Vineyards

Riggs Washington D.C., set in a historic Washington, D.C. building once home to Riggs National Bank, partners with RdV Vineyards to offer world-class wine tasting experiences exclusive to Riggs guests. RdV Vineyards is situated on a steep, granite hillside 60 miles outside of the nation’s capital.