Water hyacinth, usually referred to as a wild plant that lives in swamps. But for some people, this plant can be used to make handicrafts and furniture. Water hyacinth as a natural fiber does not have solid and hard properties like wood. Thus, in order to be used as a furniture component, this material must be woven or processed in a similar way. The character of water hyacinth furniture is somewhat unique. Usually the water hyacinth is twisted which is then used as plaits.
Water hyacinth has the potential to be used to make various products. Mainly are handicraft products. For example, bags, wallets, belts, shoes, to pillowcases. We, as a furniture manufacturer from Indonesia, have been using water hyacinth raw materials for military furniture for the last few years. And has been widely exported in various countries. One of them is in Australia.
Here are some water hyacinth furniture that are popular in Australia
In Australia itself, water hyacinth furniture is highly sought after, because of its unique shape and environmental friendliness. The price is also not more expensive when compared to wooden furniture. Several distributors or furniture store owners in Australia themselves, many say that water hyacinth furniture is much sought after in several major cities in Australia such as Melbourne, Victoria, New South Wales and Perth.
Bobi wicker water hyacinth living set
Our best quality and most popular wicker furniture is the Bobi wicker living set. The Bobi living set incorporates classic styling and is perfect for a small family or small spaces. The seats are comfortably supported on natural rattan and water hyacinth woven for added flexibility and strength. In addition, the wicker chair cushions are expertly tailored with corded edges and boxing. Featuring rattan and water hyacinth in weaved patterns, this furniture set incorporates simplicity and sobriety. This Bobi living wicker furniture set includes 2-seater sofa and two single sofas along and a wicker coffee table.
Morissa wicker patio set
Morissa wicker patio set offers you a flexible modern look and feel to your terrace. With the rattan aweave style mixed in with water hyacinth weave detailing makes for a truly inspiring feature list. Two cushioned wicker chairs support you on sturdily woven frames that are as easy to style around as they are comfortable. The round wicker coffee table with glass top moves around easily, so you can set it up in your preferred place to rest a drink or book.
Meru Rattan Dining Set
Decorate your dining room with Meru’s rattan dining set. Consists of four wicker dining chairs and a wooden rectangular dining table with woven decoration. You can feel comfortable sitting when you have meal with your family. With an antique glaze color, this dining room furniture set gives an elegant impression in your dining room.
Those are some of the best selling water hyacinth furniture products in Australia. Actually there are several more furniture products that are much sought after in Australia, but we will discuss them in the next article. In addition to regular products, we also accept orders for custom products, be it design, color or size. If you are interested in our products, please contact our marketing staff via the contact us page to get special offers from us.