Low Maintenance Indoor Plants

They give so much (beauty) yet ask for so little (water, on occasion). Six (selfless) picks from the pros.

A little bit of greenery can do wonders for your home décor: adding some life to a space and brightening a room with color. If you’re worried that you weren’t born with a green thumb, we’ve got you covered. We asked eight experts for their low-maintenance indoor plant recommendations—plus, all the basics on how to care for them. These varieties are seriously hard to kill and don't need to be watered every day (or even every week!).

Want more low-maintenance plants? Check out 10 goofproof outdoor plants and 7 office plants you won’t kill.

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