Do you love indoor plants? Indoor plants fill a home with happiness and beauty. They promote wellness and are a gorgeous addition to your décor! Whether your special space is large or small, you can find the perfect indoor plant for your home! Start with these 5 Terrific Tabletop Indoor Plants!
THE IMPORTANCE OF INDOOR PLANTS
Indoor plants brighten up your surroundings and can lift your mood. They add moisture to the air in our homes which can lessen chances of catching the flu or getting a cold. Houseplants are also known as “good air-scrubbers” and can soak up pollutants. Plus, indoor plants take in carbon dioxide and give off oxygen filling your home with fresh air!
5 TERRIFIC TABLETOP INDOOR PLANTS
#1: Fiddle Leaf Fig
Fiddle Leaf Figs are very popular indoor plants. They are known for their large, violin-shaped leaves to give a sculptural look. They provide a dramatic and modern impact to any interior space. Fiddle Leaf Figs are a relatively low-maintenance tropical plant. They do require occasional pruning to remove old foliage.
Fiddle Leaf Figs need bright indirect light. Try rotating your plant every few days so it receives even light evely.
Fiddle Leaf Figs require even moisture and a well-draining soil and will not tolerate standing water. Water when the top inch of the soil feels dry.
#2: Money Tree
Money Trees are commonly a favorite in homes or offices. The plants get their name from the Feng Shui practice which believes it will bring luck to the owner. They are grown with multiple stems that are usually braided together. They are fast growing and great for low light areas of your home. Money trees are a great addition to your home for a tropical look!
Money Trees need medium to bright indirect light throughout the day.
Allow the soil to dry out before watering. Repotting will likely be necessary every 2 years. See below for our soil recommendations.
Sansevieria, also known as Snake Plant or Mother-In-Law’s Tongue, is a unique and easy to grow indoor plant. Available in many styles, sizes, and colors to fill your space with dynamic texture. Sansevieria is a low-maintenance plant that can also tolerate low light. Like many plants, Sansevieria can clean the air in your home.
Sansevieria can tolerate bright indirect light in your home.
Watering may be infrequent with Sansevieria. Allow the soil to dry before watering again.
Ferns are a relatively easy indoor plants and they fill your home with the reward of lush, green foliage. From Boston Ferns to Maidenhair ferns, and more, there are many different styles and sizes to explore in our stores.
Ferns need bright indirect sunlight. Avoid placing your ferns near drafts or places that receive extreme temperatures.
Ferns prefer high humidity and evenly moist soils. Allow the soil to dry before watering again.
Want to add some color indoors? Try Kalanchoe plants! Kalanchoes are part of the succulent family. They have thick succulent leaves with exceptional, long-lasting blooms. The tiny clusters of flowers produce a dome of beautiful color.
Kalanchoe plants need bright indirect sunlight to thrive.
Kalanchoes are drought-tolerant and prefer a well-draining soil. Water when the top 2 inches of the soil are dry.
SOIL & PLANT FOOD
Plant with success and use Calloway’s Premium Container Potting Soil. Indoor plants need a well-drained soil. Our new Premium Container Potting Soil helps your plants get the best start for healthier, continued growth.
Feed your plants with Calloway’s Premium Tropical Plant Food. Enjoy more beautiful foliage and blooms with our new Premium Tropical Plant Food. Our 15-5-10 special formula contains a controlled release nitrogen, Fx Iron®, calcium, and other key components to help your tropical plants have healthier growth.
5 TERRIFIC TABLETOP INDOOR PLANTS CARE TIPS
For your planting success, we created a helpful infographic all about how-to care for your new indoor plants! Save this or print it out for easy access!
SHOP FOR PLANTS WITH EASE
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Stop by today and explore the beautiful selection now! Have questions? Ask our Texas Certified Nursery Professionals; they are here to help!