Best House Plants for Beginners For Sale Online

The Best House Plants for Beginners

We've selected these house plants to be confidence boosters for beginning house plant parents. They are all easy to grow and can withstand less than consistent watering schedules, uneven or less than ideal lighting, and fluctuating air temperatures. These plants will thrive in dorm rooms, offices, dark bathrooms, and apartments. Many are pet-friendly and even clean air plants. 

Woodies approved House Plants for Beginners

Aglaonema: Chinese Evergreens are a live plant that requires little to no maintenance. Bright, almost reflective foliage matches virtually any decor and lightens any kitchen, living room, bathroom or bedroom. Aglaonemas also tolerate low fluorescent to bright, indirect light. Aglaonema Plants are known to clean the air of benzene and formaldehyde. Aglaonemas are a well-known clean air plant. Aglaonemas are considered by many to be the best and most rewarding indoor houseplant for beginners. Make Aglaonemas your stepping stone to plant success.

Fiddle Leaf Figs: The fiddle leaf fig or Ficus lyrata is a lush, tall, sculptural house plant. This tough plant adapts easily to conditions and once acclimated it can grow to 6 feet tall or taller. Fiddle leaf fig trees or “standards” are produced with one plant per pot, and the lower leaves are removed to expose the stem.

Fiddle Leaf Fig Bushes are grown with 2 or three plants planted in the one pot. Little Leaf Figs are more compact and better suited for smaller areas. 

Money Trees: Money Tree is a small, tree-like plant with a clear trunk and large leaves. Sometimes the trunks are braided for ornamental value. This plant handles low light, fluorescent to bright indirect, and likes to dry out some between watering. This plant is incredibly low maintenance and hardy.

Chinese Money Plant: Pilea peperomoides is highly sought after in the minimalist interior design world. Also called Chinese Money Plant, Pancake Plant due to its flat, coin-shaped foliage.  Pilea peperomioides is spectacularly easy to grow indoors. Simply place the plant where it will receive bright but indirect light, watering regularly and shielding from the direct sun. The plant will reward you with seemingly constant growth.

Spider Plant: Spider Plants are named for their ability to reproduce: they send out long shoots with flowers on the ends that become small rooted pups. These small flowers that become pups resemble spiders and can be planted once they produce small white roots. The green and white foliage lightens and blends in to furniture and decor indoors. They like fluorescent light to bright indirect light.

Peace Lily: The Peace Lily is a house plant that bears dark green leaves and graceful, white flowers on tall stems that rise above the foliage. Peace lily fits in well in just about every style of decor, including formal designs. Larger specimens look great on the floor.

Smaller peace lily plants are perfect on desks or tables. Very easy to grow. Because Peace Lily is one of the best indoor house plants for filtering indoor pollutants from the air, it's a great pick for Homes and Offices.

Palms: Palm Trees have always had a place in homes and gardens around the world. They instantly adapt to any condition and require little to no maintenance. great for beginners and children of all ages these plants are a great way to be introduced to the "growing" hobby of indoor plants. Palms are also very efficient air cleaning plants so why not add beauty and function to your home, apartment or office today.

Philodendrons: Philodendrons are classic houseplants because they are so easy to grow. There are vining, philodendrons, climbing philodendrons, Split-leaved philodendrons, and dwarf philodendrons. We offer a large selection of philodendrons and we are always searching out new varieties. Philodendrons are one of the most popular houseplants grown today. They’re easy to grow and most of the varieties available today adapt well to average household conditions. 

Snake Plants: If you're looking for an easy to grow houseplant, it doesn't get much easier than snake plant. Whether you call it Snakeplant, Sanseveria, Mother-in-laws tongue or Snake Plant there are very few indoor plants that are easier to grow. Snake plants are perfect for any home, apartment or office. They thrive in low-light including fluorescent lights in windowless offices.

Pothos: Pothos plants or Devil's Ivy is the perfect houseplant for beginners. Pothos is one of the easiest houseplants that you can grow. This variety of indoor plant features dark green leaves splashed and marbled in shades of yellow, cream, or white. There are also variations with solid color leaves in bluish-green and neon yellow. 

If you’re looking to purchase the perfect beginner house plant for your home or office interior, consider Woodie’s Approved collection of the Best House Plants for Beginners from Garden Goods Direct.

As America’s number one online garden center, we're confident you'll find the perfect house Plant, along with advice on Plant Care from our plant experts you need to keep your potted plants healthy. From Aglaonema to ZZ Plants, we have a vast selection of house plants, and we've taken great care to offer the best care instructions of all online stores.

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