I want to get a house plant for my not-so-green apartment, but I need something low maintenance since I'm barely home on my days off. Any suggestions?
I was just at a friend's house this weekend and she had stunning houseplants. This is remarkable only because she used to have a black thumb — she killed every plant she touched. So what changed? She found easy, low-maintenance plants that could deal with her occasional indifference to their existence.
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I've rounded up a few different types of plants that might work for your house, depending on your home's growing conditions. Take a look!
Plants That Will Grow in Water
Don't want to bother with planting your houseplants? Then check out these plants, which will grow in a vase or bowl of water!
- Wandering Jew
- English Ivy
Plants That Need a Sunny Room But Little Else
Plants That Require Little Care And Indirect Sunglight
- Snake plant
- Spider plant
- Wax plant
I hope this helps! Anyone else have other suggestions for easy-to-care-for, hard-to-kill houseplants? Let Lioness5 know by leaving a comment below.