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The Best Indoor Plant Selection in Oceanside
How to pick the right indoor plant for your space.
Not every plant is suitable for every environment. Different indoor house plants require different levels of sunlight exposure and frequencies of watering. The slightest change in air moisture and direct sunlight can alter the lifespan of certain indoor plants. That’s why it’s important to do proper research before purchasing, especially if you’re a beginner.
The Dees' Recommendations For Beginner Indoor Plant Owners
Snake plants are considered a low maintenance houseplant that is nearly impossible to kill. Although they do require natural lighting, they can endure very low light. Their leaves act as a water-retaining mechanism which allows it to survive long periods between watering.
POTHOS & PHILODENDRON
Pothos and Philodendron plants are very similar in nature. Although they are both best under bright, indirect sunlight, they can tolerate moderate light as well. These plants only require to be watered once a week, however, can survive drying out in between watering.
ALOE VERA PLANT
Aloe Vera is a great plant for air purification. It also has other health benefits like treating burns and helping with insomnia. Although they do not require a lot of water, aloe plants love direct sunlight so make sure to place it near a window for optimal growth.
The Monstera plant, also known as the “Swiss Cheese Plant” is famous for its leaves with holes resembling swiss cheese. These plants can not only tolerate low lights but also little water. Just make sure not to overwater it and give it a trim here and there for a happy and healthy plant.