Hello you all , if you love nature like me then you will love to read this article . Speckle your home with greenery and bring yourself close to nature with our pick of indoor plants that can grow without sunlight.
These low-maintenance plants are tailor-made to suit your busy lives as they can thrive in indirect sunlight and don’t need regular pruning or watering. So, decorate just about any corner of the home – hallways, basements, balconies, and windows that don’t get any sun, without worry.
1.Aglaonema (Silver queen)
Silver queen is a very beautiful plant. It’s one of the most durable houseplants that thrives in low light, it’s an ideal plant for beginners too. However, the plant is extremely cold sensitive.
Its graceful green foliage striped with cream color looks beautiful in hanging baskets and pots, it can be kept on windowsills or near the entrance of home as it likes indirect sunlight. Also, the plant is an air purifying plant.
3.Devil’s Ivy (Golden Pothos/Money Plant)
you can grow it even in bathroom, kitchen or living room. It is known for its ability to clean the Carbon Monoxide from the air.Commonly known as money plant in South East Asia, it’s widely grown as a houseplant in Asian countries. This extremely low maintenance vine grows without direct sunlight.
it is not a bamboo plant, the lucky bamboo instantly captures hearts with its mini, bonsai-like proportions. They are especially popular in Zen and minimalist settings and are commonly sold in two ways – potted in soil or suspended in water.
As this plant can grow without sunlight and is available in various sizes, you can adorn any corner of your home with it. Be sure to water it periodically when the soil feels dry to touch.
This Peperomia is small striking adorable houseplant that grows up to only 6 inches tall. Due to its thick foliage, it is often considered as succulent, which is not true.Peperomia likes slightly moist soil and humidity but watering should be reduced in winter. Spraying the plant’s leaves is helpful in maintaining the humidity level.
Sword fern can become a beautiful evergreen houseplant. Like other houseplants don’t place this in direct sunlight.It grows well in acidic soil. Keep the soil lightly moist but well draining. It loves humid surroundings, so do regular misting to maintain the humidity levels.
7.Calathea (Peacock Plant)
One of the most beautiful foliage plants you should grow in your home. It grows well in light shade but the plant is demanding, it has specific minimum temperature 55 F (13 C) requirement that should be maintained.It prefers frequent watering (watering should be done according to the light condition and temperature) and slightly moist soil.
Philodendron easily adapt to low-light conditions. They come in both vine and shrub varieties.Soil must be constantly moist but not wet. It’s best if the soil dries out slightly between watering sessions.
Snake plant (Mother-in-law’s tongue )is a low maintenance plant also called as snake plant. It’s a very durable and popular houseplant. Its ability to tolerate darkness is amazing. We love it!
10.Umbrella papyrus (Palm)
Umbrella palm is an evergreen ornamental plant, best grown indoors or in shady and a boggy spot in the garden. Many houseplant enthusiasts find this plant easy enough to grow and maintain.It requires constantly moist substrate. You can place the umbrella palm pot over the tray filled with water.
Most popular indoor palm variety, it’s an excellent houseplant for almost any situation, it grows even in those dim corners where nothing else will grow. It requires only minimal care and moderate light. It produces clusters of tiny yellow flowers in spring, however, they don’t appear in low light conditions.Water only when soil is dry otherwise you’ll kill your plant.
When it comes to ferns that are popular, maidenhair fern is one you should consider. The dark and glossy leafstalk resembles human hair and it looks great.Be sure to water frequently (avoid overwatering) and keep this houseplant in indirect sun.
Dracaena is a beautiful houseplant that you can grow at home. There are about 50 species of it. It’s really easy to grow plant.Occasional pruning and regular watering are important for dracaena. Keep the plant away from direct sun and avoid overwatering.
Yet another plant that can grow without sunlight, while purifying the air at the same time. However, the peace lily needs regular watering. Also, this indoor plant has to be kept away from direct light as its leaves can get damaged.
Anthurium bloom in red, white or pink and rebloom well in medium to low light. Keep soil consistently moist.
16.Japanese Sago Palm
This excellent houseplant strikes a pose but grows very slowly, so buy one to fit your space, and position it in bright light — a sunroom is ideal.
This very useful plant clears formaldehyde and benzene, which can be a byproduct of chemical-based cleaners, paints and other toxins. Also, it is a widely-known fact that aloe vera can be used to achieve a great complexion. Aloe plants like to be dry and warm, not wet and cold, so water only when you see that the soil in the pot is dry. The best spot to keep this plant is a sunny window. Aloe in full shade will not thrive. Also, if you have just repotted the plant, do not water it for two to three days — wait for the roots to settle.
Follow these simple steps and enjoy your peace lilies as they flourish and lend a calm ambiance to your home and share your experiences with me. Keep like and share. You can also follow us on Facebook.