10 Attractive Houseplants You Literally Can’t Kill
Is your green thumb subpar? Don’t fret. These beautiful faux houseplants will look just as lovely as (or maybe better than!) the real deal.
Fiddle leaf fig tree
Top-shelf materials used to create a lifelike trunk and realistic-looking soil up the believability of this faux fiddle leaf fig tree. Use it to tie together a colorful, pattern-filled room or fill gaps in your space, such as an empty corner. Hidden dangers for pets in your home include some houseplants, which is why you should consider faux plants.
5-inch mini assorted artificial cactus plants
These convincingly lifelike cacti are adorably small. Each comes in a glossy white pot, and they are perfect for adding flair to bookshelves, coffee tables, and windowsills. From real to fake, the use of cacti as a home decor trend is huge right now.
Natural-looking ficus tree
This six-foot-tall ficus tree features 1,008 individual leaves on several sturdy branches, making it appear incredibly real. But unlike the real tree, this artificial houseplant is far from finicky! These are the houseplants that can detoxify your home.
Faux potted trailing succulent
Trailing succulents make for a dreamy indoor look and are definitely on trend at the moment. Liven up your space with this pretend plant, which is potted in a ceramic container—no one will ever know it’s faux! The plant is hand-cut, silk-screened, and painted. If you decide to step up to the real deal and are looking for eccentric, low-maintenance plants to keep you company indoors, look no further than succulents.
If you love the look of classic Mediterranean style, bring it into your home with a traditional olive tree. This artificial houseplant features a realistic slender trunk that gives way to branches embellished with lush green leaves. It comes in a terra-cotta pot with faux soil. Check out the best plants to enhance curb appeal, including topiaries.
Sansevieria snake plant
With the real plant already boasting that stiff look, the artificial version won’t look much different. This specific artificial plant features 21 leaves to ensure a realistic appearance. Don’t miss this trick to keep you from killing your houseplants.
Artificial air plants
With even real air plants looking a bit faux, no one will know the difference if you take the artificial route. These deceptive plants look so realistic, they are perfect for adding to bouquets, terrariums, succulent arrangements, hanging arrangements, and tabletop decor. This modern desktop planter is perfect for low-maintenance air plants—and it only takes a few quick steps to complete.
Faux potted bamboo
Amazon reviewers have noted that this IKEA houseplant is very realistic. “Love this plant and the pot it comes in! People always ask if it’s real. Great alternative to a real plant for a windowless room,” one reviewer says.
“This is exactly what I needed for my kitchen table. It’s great quality and even better… I don’t have to water it! The tin bucket is a nice touch,” notes another Amazon reviewer.
Imitation potted orchid stem
Orchids are one of the easiest plants to replicate, because they feature such vibrant hues! A man-made colorful orchid will look just like the real deal. These faux potted orchids are carefully handcrafted to look like they are at the peak of their bloom. Take a look at these 12 pretty (and easy) plant combos.
Pretend potted paperwhites
These artificial potted paperwhites add lush greenery to your space. They’re hand-assembled of polyester and plastic with a wire center, and are arranged in a beautiful galvanized tin. Next, find out the 29 secrets your houseplants would tell you if they could.
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