The fuchsia blossoms coupled with the butterfly pillow remind us to slow down, grab a book and settle into a big, cozy reading chair. Tamar Schechner embraces all colors in her light-infused home, which is made all the more lively by her ample inclusion of plants.
outdoor living room
Banyan tree, a fig (ficus) tree, whose seeds settle in a crevice of a host tree (thanks to seed-loving birds, oftentimes) and grows its aerial roots of support — lending to its nickname, strangler fig. They're protected trees in Florida.