We all know that having one or two houseplants in a room makes all the difference to the general atmosphere. There is a double benefit in that we can enjoy the attractive plants and also breathe cleaner air as a result of the plant’s air purifying properties. For a beginner choosing a houseplant can prove something of a problem since there is nothing worse than buying an attractive plant only to find that it dies within a few days because it was not suitable for the conditions. If that is your problem then this article which I found on the Balcony Garden Web site will point you in the right direction.

Potted houseplants provide a lavish look and can be used to decorate the interior at low cost. Also, they create positive impact and many of them purify the air. But what you?ll do if you don?t have much knowledge about growing plants and the houseplants that are best to grow? Simple! Learn about these 15 Best Houseplants for Beginners! They are easy to grow and tolerate poor conditions.

1. Snake Plant

Snake plant is one of the best plants for the beginners. Easy to grow and hard to kill, it can be grown in low light and need to be watered occasionally. Snake plant also removes toxins from the air? All this makes it a perfect houseplant for beginners.

2. Heartleaf Philodendron


Philodendron scandens is extremely easy to grow and great for beginners. It needs a moderate amount of light and prefers the soil to dry out between watering spells.

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