Decorating & Design

February 17, 2021

150+ Houseplants Transform This Compact Condo Into A Lush Oasis

In our series, Following Now, we go inside the homes of cool Canadian creatives.

Dorrington Reid bought his first houseplant at the age of 19 when he moved into his first apartment in downtown Toronto. But it wasn’t until he relocated to Vancouver that his plant obsession flourished. “Being surrounded by all the lush nature in Vancouver really inspired me to bring that feeling inside my home,” he says. “I’ve since moved back to Toronto where my collection continues to grow.” On his Instagram account, @dorringtonr, he posts about plant care for beginners, his favorite low-light greenery and his growing sansevieria (translation: snake plant family) collection to his 33,000 foliage-loving followers. We chatted with Dorrington about his plant-filled home and tips for starting a collection of your own. Scroll down!