In the process of growth, both indoor and garden plants sag under the force of gravity, if they do not provide support in a timely manner, they will break. To exclude such an undesirable outcome, special supports - structures in the form of sticks, stairs, garters or rings - allow.
It is imperative to purchase a support for climbing plants, orchids and other tall-stemmed flowers. She not only creates the necessary conditions for the full growth of the "green friend", but also helps to give him the desired shape. Using supports, you can visually disguise unsightly places. They are also indispensable for hanging gardens.
What materials are better to buy supports for indoor plants?
Various materials are used to make the supporting structures. Experts recommend buying a flower support made of metal, bamboo, wood and PVC.
Metal structures are strong, durable, withstand heavy loads, do not deform, are resistant to shock and other mechanical damage, to protect against moisture and other influences of the microenvironment are covered with a protective polymer layer. Manufactured with one or more rings.
Bamboo and wooden structures are resistant to moisture, environmentally friendly, flexible, do not require special maintenance, have an extended service life, do not bend, and can withstand a lot of weight. They are considered the best alternative to support for climbing plants; you can buy them as an additional decoration for a winter garden.
Made of PVC - suitable for indoor and outdoor use, do not deteriorate under the influence of microenvironment, resistant to moisture, chemically active substances and ultraviolet light, easily cleaned of dirt, durable, elastic, practical.
PVC supports are lightweight, not resistant to heavy loads, therefore they are suitable for plants with thin stems. It is possible to buy bamboo supports in Ukraine inexpensively for both spreading and tall flowers. Metal structures are versatile.
Criteria for the selection of supports for colors
Before you buy a support for flowers, evaluate its following parameters:
strength and reliability. The structure must support the weight of the plant and hold on to the pot well;
shape and size. Support doesn't have to be cumbersome;
aesthetics. It is desirable that the installation complements the composition in an original way and does not violate it;
safety. It is better to buy a support for plants from natural materials, bamboo and wood are best suited.
The support in height should be at least 10-15 cm higher than the flower.
You can buy a support for indoor flowers of several types:
ladder - provides reliable support for flowers weighing up to 150 mm, most often made of plastic and bamboo;
pergola - used to create a "green wall", withstands a lot of weight;
arc - for small climbing plants and tall flowers, looks great in a flowerpot and in a flower bed;
with rings - does not overshadow flowers, adjustable in height, suitable for multiple use, each ring is adjustable in height;
in the form of sticks - suitable for tomatoes, cucumbers, all climbing and tall plants.
For orchids, special translucent supporting structures are produced.
In Elsa - Shop in Kiev, you can buy flower supports of all of the above types. The price for them is low. There is a flexible system of discounts for wholesale buyers. Delivery of orders - all over Ukraine. To buy a support for plants in Kiev from us, call the managers or order a call back.