From Tulip Outdoor Umbrellas to Blooming Lighting & Seating

 - Aug 2, 2009   Updated: Apr 14 2011
It’s clear that Mother Nature plays muse to a number of interior designers, and this selection of flower-inspired furniture proves that floral cues are perennially popular.

From tulip outdoor umbrellas to lighting and seating that blooms, this flower-inspired furniture is ecotastic.

Implications - The rise of environmentalism and concurrent popularity of products inspired by nature has created an opportunity for furniture designers who use flora and fauna as a central design feature. Companies can take advantage of this opportunity by infusing their products, designs and creative ventures with floral patterns, flower-inspired forms and even literal interpretations of cheery flowers. These nature-inspired innovations are sure to resound with aesthetes and environmental activists alike.