Natural textures: how to integrate plants and stone effects in interior decoration


4 October, 2023

When it comes to decorating indoor spaces, nature-inspired styles have been gaining ground in recent years. The use of natural textures such as plants and stone-effect ceramics not only adds beauty and freshness to homes but also has health and well-being benefits. But why should we follow this trend, and how can we take it a step further and create truly special environments?

The magic of indoor plants

Venice Beige Natural 260 x 120 cm. Flooring: Venice Beige Natural 120 x 120 cm

Indoor plants are not only decorative elements but also contribute to creating a healthier environment in our homes. They purify the air by removing toxins, increase humidity, and, according to various studies, can reduce stress and improve concentration. In addition to these benefits, plants provide a sense of connection to nature, which is especially valuable in urban settings.

Ceramics, an ideal complement

Concept Black 260 x 120 cm. Flooring: Concept Black 120 x 120 cm.

Ceramic is a versatile and durable material that has been used for centuries in interior decoration. In particular, ceramic that mimics stone, with its natural appearance and unique texture, has become a popular choice for flooring and wall coverings. Natural materials like ceramic, wood, or wicker work very well together. A great option is to choose colors and styles that harmoniously blend into your interior design.

Placing plants in strategic locations that highlight the beauty of ceramic can create a stunning focal point. Additionally, stone-effect ceramics add a unique texture to spaces, so combining them with the variety of textures that plants offer is a highly valuable decorative resource.

Some tips

Astra Ivory 60 x 120 cm. Flooring: Astra Ivory 120 x 120 cm.

It is essential to consider the color palette when choosing both ceramics and plants. Stone-effect ceramics generally feature neutral and earthy tones that can be complemented with green-leafed plants or even touches of colorful flowers if you want a vibrant contrast.

On the other hand, to maintain this fresh and vibrant combination, it’s best to choose indoor plants that adapt to the conditions of each home. Succulents and hardy indoor plants are popular choices for those who can’t dedicate too much time to their care.

The combination of indoor plants and stone-effect ceramics can transform indoor spaces into oases of beauty and serenity. If you want to learn more about these and other collections by Baldocer, visit our product page.