Guide to low-maintenance gardening
9 super-chic houseplants
Striking shapes, sizes, and colors make them more spectacular than ever. Plus: Easy care tips
Photo by Thomas J. Story; written by Julie Chai
Houseplants go glam
Forget old-school spider plants. A new wave of unusual and dramatic indoor plants are as much decor as they are greenery.
Although some can be pricey—ringing up at $100-plus—they can complete a room just as well as the perfect rug or piece of art.
“Indoor plants add life and personality to an otherwise generic space,” says Caitlin Kreutz, horticulturist at San Francisco
Foliage wholesale nursery. They’re an investment with great returns too: With the right care, many of these plants will live
a decade or more.