The history of indoor plants originated in Ancient Egypt. On the Egyptian images, which are more than 3 thousand years, well there are small trees and bushes in the stone vases and trays. On the European continent by the placement of the colors in the dish was famous Greeks and Romans, for 2 thousand years ago decorating their homes potted plants, but they were the flowers from their usual environment.
Later, in the Renaissance, the idea of the winter gardens have proliferated in many countries, including in Russia.
Rare exotic plants were brought to Europe from Asia, Africa, South America.
Now the hobby room floriculture reborn.