31 Best DIY Indoor Garden Decoration Ideas

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If you love gardening and want to bring nature into your home, then go through these DIY Indoor Garden Decoration Ideas below.

These Indoor Garden Decoration Ideas will surely help you display your plants in style while making the best use of the available space.

Indoor Garden Decoration Ideas

1. Pair Plants with Picture Frames

Indoor Garden Decoration Ideas

Easy and decorative, add picture frames to the wall and keep a plant on the table. If you want to do more fun, you can also use plants as a picture frame. How? Find out here.

2. Group Plants Together

Best DIY Indoor Garden Decoration Ideas
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Sometimes, simplicity is the best, and this decoration idea proves just that. Group some potted plants near the window, and you’ll create an ambiance like a garden.

In the long run, this will benefit your houseplants, too—it will create a microclimate around them and increase humidity.

3. Make a Propagation Station

Indoor Garden Make a Propagation Station

Make an indoor propagation station on the shelves in test tubes and glass jars. We have more similar ideas here.

4. Hang Kokedama Balls

Hang Kokedama Balls indoor garden

You can never go wrong with this decoration idea. Kokedama balls are sure-shot head-turners, and having them in your living room is an excellent idea.

5. Line Up Trailing Plants

Indoor Garden Line Up Trailing Plants

A line of trailing succulents or other plants on the window is all you need to spruce up the vibe and add a lot of visual appeal indoors.

6. Add a Succulent Table

indoor garden Add a Succulent Table

Get a large wooden table and use different types of succulents and cacti to fill the top of it.

7. Hang Plants on a Rope

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Transform the look of your home office by making a hanging garden on the ceiling. Just suspend a rope and hang pots on it.

8. Make a Mini Terrarium

Make a Mini Terrarium indoor

Small gardens are always a good idea, and what could be better than a terrarium for the table? It is also really easy to make and maintain.

9. Be Creative

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This is one of the best decoration Ideas for any corner of the room. Stake some wooden crates and add different plants to each one.

10. Create a Hanging Indoor Garden

Create a Hanging Indoor Garden

If you want to create an indoor garden in a limited space, follow this idea: Hang wooden shelves from the ceiling using wires and attach pots to them, as shown in the picture.

11. Make a Mini Floor Garden

Indoor Garden Decoration Ideas Make a Mini Floor Garden

If you have an open space indoors, then utilize it cleverly to make a mini garden indoors. You can grow any plants of your liking. The space under the stairs is also perfect for this purpose.

12. Use a Vintage Table to Showcase Plants

Use a Vintage Table to Showcase Plants

This has to be one of the classiest Garden decorations on this list! Get a vintage table from a thrift store to display plants like succulents.

13. Use Wall Mounted Storage to Keep Pots

Use Wall Mounted Storage to Keep PotsThe space between windows can also be prime real estate for growing, like the one in the picture above. You can use wall-mounted storage to store the pots and decorate your home with plants.

14. DIY Pegboard Planter

DIY Pegboard Planter indoor

This DIY pegboard planter project is simple, inexpensive, and easy to follow. There are more like this here.

15. Ladder Planter / Ladder Shelf

Indoor Garden Decoration Ideas Ladder Planter / Ladder Shelf

If you have an old ladder, use it to keep pots in it. It can be made into an astonishing pot holder, perfect for growing indoor plants. A step-by-step tutorial is available on our site!

16. Succulent Frame or Succulent Wall Planter

Succulent Frame or Succulent Wall Planter

A DIY succulent frame or succulent wall planter is a great way to add a whim to your interior without spending much money on materials you can make. Here is the tutorial to follow.

17. Mason Jar Garden

Indoor Garden Mason Jar GardenMason jars can become adorable small pots to grow plants and herbs indoors. There are myriads of ideas available on the web to look for inspiration; you can look at one of our posts for more ideas.

18. Indoor Chair Planter

Indoor Chair Planter garden

Not only outdoors, if you’ve got an old chair, create an indoor chair planter and grow succulents or houseplants on it to add a dramatic touch to your rooms. See more chair planter ideas!

19. Indoor Zen or Japanese Garden

Indoor Zen or Japanese Garden

An indoor Japanese or Zen garden can be a beautiful addition to your home when combined with a water feature, flowers of cool colors, stones, or succulents. Check out the tutorial here.

20. Add Flowering Houseplants

Indoor Garden Add Flowering Houseplants

Decorate your indoor garden with flowering houseplants. They can add a bright touch to your home, and growing them is similar to other indoor plants.

21. Use Plant Stands

Indoor Garden Use Plant Stands

Plant stands can not only increase your indoor planting space but also look elegant and decorate your home. The best thing about them is that you can also DIY them easily; here are some ideas.

22. Add a Succulent Bookend

Add a Succulent Bookend

Succulents are easy to grow and add a welcome pop of greenery to any book collection when planted in clear vases filled with pretty river stones. See more of it here.

23. Get a Hanging Coconut Planter

Indoor Garden Get a Hanging Coconut Planter

Use coconut shells after eating to create this super cute hanging indoor garden. This project is unique, still simple, and doesn’t require much. Check out the tutorial here.

24. Display a Sea Shell Planter

Display a Sea Shell Planter

Sea-shell planters are creative ways to show off plants. You can tuck smaller succulents and use them as a centerpiece of your home. Check out these ideas!

25. Use a Utility Cart to Hold Pots

Indoor Garden Use Utility Cart to Hold Pots

Utility carts can be found in stores easily. They have many uses, and one of them is this, especially if you’re short on space: Use them to hold planters.

26. Create an Indoor Fairy Garden

Create an Indoor Fairy Garden

This well-planned DIY fairy garden resembles a gnome village with colorful mushrooms, a walkway, tiny houses, and banners.

27. Make a Succulent Dish Garden

Indoor Garden Make a Succulent Dish Garden

Plant succulents in a dish and place them on the tabletop. The dish garden will become the focal point of the room. A complete DIY article on how to make a succulent dish garden is available here.

28. Add Plant Stand Room Dividers

Add Plant Stand Room DividersPlant stands can be used as room dividers, keeping beautiful cut flowers, herbs, and small plants. This way, you can maximize your growing space and create a division in a room, too!

29. Keep a Plant Stand Near the Window

Keep a Plant Stand Near the Window

Why just keep plants on a windowsill? By keeping a plant stand like this, you can let the plants use the sunlight from the windows.

30. Make a Teacup Herb Garden

Make a Teacup Herb Garden

Grow an herb garden in vintage teacups that you no longer use. Not only will it look good, but you will also be able to grow your own herbs. Here is the tutorial for making a teacup planter, too.

31. Make Mosaic Pots

Make Mosaic Pots

Take some old clay pots and turn them into astonishing mosaic pots. You’ll also need glue and spray paint. The first step is to paint the pot in your favorite color and leave it to dry.

Check out Brilliant DIY Mosaic Ideas For Gardens 

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  1. All of the ideas in this post are awesome! I love succulents, and there ideas are perfect for them.

    I especially love the succulent dish garden and succulent bookends. I’d never thought of either of those, so I’m excited to try them out.

    Do you have any favorites from these?


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