Bamboo decorations can make a dramatic impression on your home. Adding an exotic elegance to any room, decorating with bamboo will bring memories of some long ago vacation somewhere tropical or dreams of visiting the mysterious beauty of Asia. Of course, you can decorate with pre-made bamboo decorations, or with live plants, depending on how much space you have and what you have to work with.
Pre-made bamboo room decorations can be found in many places these days, as bamboo is becoming a popular building material with designers as well as consumers. With bamboo's affordable price tag and health benefits, the only real reason to not decorate with bamboo is personal style preferences. There are many pre-made bamboo decorations available from a wide variety of retailers. Much of the time it is simply a question of going out and finding something you like. These decorations can include:
- Wedding favors
- Picture frames
- Room dividers
Of course, that's only a sample of the many pre-made bamboo decorations that are being made right now. Many people also choose to tie their pre-made decorations together by accessorizing with a living bamboo plant of some kind.
Living Bamboo Decorations
Even better than buying a piece of furniture or a picture frame made out of bamboo is to have a live bamboo plant somewhere in your home. Bamboo can easily live in a pot inside your home and once past the adolescent stage, is quite easy to care for. You can have your own bamboo grove inside your home and always enjoy the regular and lucky bamboo varieties available.
- Lucky Bamboo - Living bamboo decorations are seen most frequently these days as the Chinese Lucky Bamboo. The Lucky Bamboo, which isn't truly bamboo but a shrubby plant called Dracaena, originally from Africa. Caring for Lucky Bamboo is easy, simply placing the roots in some water that you refill every week. The curled pieces are even more decorative, and some people claim Lucky Bamboo helps in the practice of Feng Shui.
- Bamboo plants - There are all kinds of species of bamboo plants that can thrive indoors. These plants just need a little more care than bamboo that grows outside. One of the main things to remember is that the heartier varieties of bamboo are best for growing inside.
Whether you want a real bamboo plant, or something made of bamboo like a beautiful picture frame for your wall, you'll be sure to find it. Bamboo is becoming more popular, and with all the people who like to decorate with it, it will only be a short time before bamboo is commonplace in many homes.
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