Best Indoor Plants for Spring

The snow is melting and the sun it out! It’s time to prove to yourself that you can indeed have green thumb this spring. A big way to make your tiny apartment or 5 bedroom house feel homey and clean is to add some indoor plants to the mix. Not only do indoor plants brighten up the décor, but they also purify the air in your home to help with those spring allergies. Now for all those novice gardeners out there, there are many indoor plants that you can keep alive. The main problem of those who struggle to keep plants alive is over-watering them, which causes root rot, or giving them too much light, which fries those little guys.

Check out these 8 “kill-proof” plants that will push your winter grays into green spring!


Water: Moist soil

Sunlight: Bright or medium lighting conditions

Temp: 60-70 degrees

English Ivy

Water: Moist soil

Sunlight: Happier in the shade

Temp: 55-70 degrees

Rubber Tree

Water: Let soil dry in between watering

Sunlight: Medium to bright

Temp: 60-80 degrees


Water: Let top of soil dry in between watering

Sunlight: Bright light or low light with lots of water

Temp: 80-85 degrees


Water: Somewhat dry soil

Sunlight: Wide range

Temp: Normal room temp


Water: Somewhat dry soil

Sunlight: Bright light

Temp: Normal room temp

Golden Pathos

Water: Keep soil relatively moist, but be sure not to overwater

Sunlight: Wide range

Temp: 60-85 degrees


Water: Prefers dry soil

Sunlight: Bright, indirect light

Temp: 70 degrees

***Please be advised that pets and humans may have a reaction if plants are ingested, or even a skin reaction if sensitive. Please do your own research before purchasing a plant.

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