Welcome to Hunker's Plant Week: A five-day guide to all things indoor plants. Throughout the week, we'll be sharing tips for plant beginners, advice on care for everything from succulents to ferns, and plant-spo for adding more greenery to your home.
Welcome to day one of Plant Week! With a feed full of indoor gardens and apartments that look part-jungle, it may seem that every person on the planet is already a plant expert and left you in the greenery-barren dust — but fear not. It's not too late to jump on the succulent, spider plant, and pothos bandwagon. All week long, we'll be breaking down the best plants for every space and light-level, must-have accessories for every plant parent, weird and useful tips and tricks, and even some discount codes for plant enthusiasts. First up, though: Our beginner's guide to all things plants.
Ready to jumpstart your green thumb? Scroll down to learn more.
5 Things Any Budding Plant Parent Needs to Know
To help assist you in new parenthood, we asked the popular online plant retailer, The Sill, to share the best tips on how to kick off your greenery's life like a boss. Plus, we've got some even better news — The Sill is offering Hunker readers an exclusive discount code. Just read on (here) to learn more.
These Are the Ideal Indoor Plants for Every Room
Whether you're picking plants for your sun-filled living room or looking to find something to help airflow in your bathroom (or even your shower!), assigning plants to different rooms can be a challenge. It can be challenging to find and select houseplants that thrive in the fluctuating temperatures of the kitchen, the low-light home office, or the humid bathroom — but such plants exist, and we are here to help you find them. Click here to read our guide to the best plants for every room.
No Natural Light? These 8 Uncommon Houseplants Are Perfect
Totally clueless when it comes to taking care of houseplants? Not to worry, you're not alone. These eight houseplants are practically unkillable. So you can enjoy their lush beauty without having to worry about replacing them with new ones every month — or feel ashamed by the withering brown "thing" decorating your bookshelf.
The Best Places to Shop For Plants Online
Ready to shop? We've rounded up the best places to shop for plants online. From your go-to destinations to buzzy new direct-to-consumer brands, here's exactly where to buy your first (or next) plant.
The Best Places to Shop for Indoor Planters
And finally, get your green thumbs up — now that you've got your favorite new plant, it's time to get an adorable planter to store it in. To give you a leg up in plant parenthood, here are the best places to shop for planters, no matter what kind of plant you choose.