Group offices, California
The plant displays
in the offices of Capital
Group in Irvine, California are designed with elegance
and simplicity. The clients wanted plant displays that
complemented the understated style of building's decor.
The two matching
Kentia palms in the double-height circular lobby are over
4 metres tall and provide a natural frame to the staircase.
They are also visible from the staff lunch area on the mezzanine
floor above the lobby.
The seating area
in the reception area also required understated elegance.
Small bowls with Oncidium orchids on the tables fulfill this
The design of these
plant displays, by the Los Angeles branch of Initial
Tropical Plants, was recognised by an Award of Excellence
at the 2005 Plantscape Industry Alliance awards held in Las