Look Familiar? Here Are Our Best Tips For Keeping Houseplants Alive!

Help your plants live their best lives with these tips!

Have you recently discovered a love for plants? Maybe you’re more like me and you know you love plants but can’t seem to keep them alive. But, maybe, just maybe, this time will be different.

If you’ve ever read articles like our 9 Trendy Plants You Need In Your Life or 8 Plants That Help You Sleep, chances are you already have a list of plants you want to purchase with your next paycheck! Make sure to keep reading to get tips and tricks on how to keep these plants alive all year long!

The first thing to know about caring for plants is actually not about the plants at all; it’s about knowing your home! Do you get a lot of natural sunlight in your home? Do you have south-facing windows? Is the air dry in your space, or do you keep a humidifier on hand? Knowing what you can provide for a plant will give you a better idea of which plants will thrive in your home.

Some home environments probably aren’t suited for all types of plants. My apartment is pretty dark, and the only south-facing window is in the bathroom, so I probably will never be able to successfully grow plants that require 6-8 hours of sunlight. Watch the video below to get more helpful tips on growing plants!