Plant Recommendations 22.05.23

Top 5 easy-to-look after houseplants

House plants not only add a touch of vibrant beauty to our indoor spaces but also offer numerous benefits such as purifying the air, reducing stress, and promoting a sense of well-being. If you've hesitated to venture into the world of plant parenthood due to concerns about upkeep, fear not! This blog will introduce you to the top 5 easy-to-look-after house plants that are perfect for beginners and busy individuals alike.
Top 5 easy-to-look after houseplants - Leaf Envy

5 Low-Maintenance Houseplants for Busy Plant Parents

Houseplants bring life, beauty, and a sense of calm to any living space. However, not everyone has a green thumb or the time to devote to high-maintenance plants. Fortunately, there are numerous low-maintenance houseplants that thrive even with minimal care. Whether you're a busy professional or a beginner plant parent, here are ten easy-to-look-after houseplants that will add a touch of nature to your home without demanding too much attention.

Having houseplants shouldn't be a source of stress or additional responsibility. The ten low-maintenance houseplants mentioned above are perfect for individuals with busy schedules or those who are new to plant care. With their ability to tolerate various conditions and minimal watering needs, these plants offer beauty and freshness to your home without demanding too much attention. Embrace the joy of indoor gardening and let these easy-to-look-after plants brighten up your living space effortlessly.


Snake Plant (Sansevieria):

Snake Plants are perfect for forgetful plant owners as they can tolerate low light conditions and irregular watering. With their sword-shaped leaves and air-purifying abilities, snake plants make a striking addition to any room. If you're looking for a more unique variety of Snake Plant, choose a Snake Plant Moonshine!


Pothos (Epipremnum aureum):

Pothos is a popular trailing plant known for its heart-shaped leaves. It can thrive in various light conditions, including low light, and only requires watering when the soil feels dry. Pothos is an excellent choice for hanging baskets or placed on shelves. For a more unusual Pothos, go for the Satin Pothos, which has beautiful speckles of cream on its' leaves, or the Neon Pothos for electric yellow!


ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia):

The ZZ plant is a hardy plant that can tolerate low light and neglect. Its glossy, dark green leaves add a touch of elegance to any space. ZZ plants prefer to be watered infrequently, making them ideal for busy individuals. Go large with a 1m Zamioculcus or opt for a rarer Black Raven ZZ!


Rubber Plant (Ficus elastica):

The Rubber Plant is a low-maintenance plant that thrives in medium to bright indirect light. It only requires watering when the top inch of the soil is dry. With its large, glossy leaves, the rubber plant makes a statement in any room. Opt for the cream variegation of the Rubber Plant Tineke, or go with a splash of pink with the Rubber Plant Belize!


Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum):

The Peace Lily is renowned for its graceful white flowers and ability to thrive in low-light conditions. It requires minimal watering and will often droop when it needs water, making it an excellent visual reminder for busy homeowners. Go for a rarer Variegated Peace Lily if you're looking for something more unusual!

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