String Gardens: Elevating Hanging Plants to Art

June 20, 2013 | By | Comments (3)

I love a hanging fern or succulent, but they’re nowhere near as eye-catching as my new obsession: Dutch horticultural artist Fedor van der Valk’s string gardens, which are essentially hanging works of floral art.



Hanging bulbs sprout cheerful blooms

Citrus trees

Hanging citrus trees? Wow.


Breathtaking orchid arrangement


Poppies protrude from this dangling stunner

For more eye candy, check out Pop Sugar Home’s interview with van der Valk, featuring more photos of his dazzling work.

Photo source: Annelie Bruijn / Pop Sugar Home


  1. donna

    hello any blog on how to do the hanging plants?im very interested.

    November 5, 2013 at 6:05 am
  2. Garden Landscaping Fort Myers @ Bayshoregardencenter

    Hello… Thanks for sharing this garden plants with us, i just loved it. Keep sharing like this.

    July 4, 2013 at 12:25 am
  3. funflowerfacts

    Very cool! I wonder how the flowers get watered?

    June 20, 2013 at 3:11 pm

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