These houseplants are shady and easy to care for

Houseplant shady flowering houseplants little light

Houseplant shady and easy to clean


Did you recognize yourself and the characteristics of your specific search in the terms just listed? They do not have much light at home, but love flowers! So, the selected houseplant must also be easy to care for. That's fine!

Indoor plants that need little light

Houseplant shady indoor plants little light

There is more than one houseplant, which is shady by nature. Here are our examples. Hopefully you will really like them too.

All types of cactus need little light and water

Houseplant shady indoor plants easy care cactus

What exactly does it mean that a houseplant is shady? 

When referring to a houseplant as shady, it can mean, in most cases, that it can not tolerate the light and heat very well. Some become ill through these or do not bloom. But not every such houseplant is easy to maintain.

The succulents are also easy to clean

Houseplant shady oloe vera indoor plants easy to clean

Determine the amount of shade for the houseplant

The general term houseplant is relative. Some need more and others - less sun. Some like the light shade. They are in places where the sun comes only through certain slits. Part shadow we have when you have 2 to 3 hours per day direct sunlight. There is also the so-called measured variant. In these cases, the light does not come directly, but as a mirror effect of a smooth surface. Then you have the thick shade. In this case, no sunlight at all. If one says that a houseplant is shady, one can mean one of these situations. So first you decide: what is the situation in your case?

Zimmerbäumchen - fig tree

Houseplant shady mountain palm tree


Bergenien, also called Wickelwurzen, prefer to grow in the shady place. This houseplant originally comes from the territory of today's Siberia. An interesting feature of this plant species is that the flowers whose colors can change greatly depending on the house temperature. It will thrive if you have a thick shade. This houseplant can still be called easy to clean, which is not quite true. The Bergenia must grow in well-fertilized soil. But the effort pays off through the great, purple flowers.

Flowering Houseplants - Bergenia

Houseplant shady mountains flowering houseplants easy care


This houseplant also loves the shady location and is easy to clean at the same time. It does not have such great flowers as the Bergenia. But it has a pleasant smell and many healing properties. Fertilize and water regularly.

The beautiful geranium

Houseplant shady Geranium flowering houseplants easy to care for

 Also as a garden plant

Houseplant shady Geranium flowering houseplants easy care garden plants

Spring herbs (Impatiens)

Measured shade and temperature between 20 and 22 degrees are announced for the Spring herbs. This plant is covered from May to December by flowers in beautiful colors - white, pink, red.

Pink spawning herbs

Houseplant shady Springberries Impatiens flowering houseplants easy to care for

Flowering houseplants that are easy to care for

Houseplant shady Spring herbs Impatiens flowering houseplants


As a houseplant it is not very suitable. But in the garden in front of the house, where it is quite shady, the hydrangea can thrive wonderfully. Part shadow is announced in this case. Pink, blue, white and purple are the colors that cover the hydrangea. Remember that it needs enough moisture to grow well. This plant is not a good neighbor. It absorbs the moisture from the ground and can endanger the others around it.

A beautiful purple hydrangea as a potted plant

Houseplant shady hydrangea blue flowering houseplants easy care


This is still a houseplant that prefers to grow in the shade. It has beautiful green leaves, but its flowering time is quite short. This otherwise easy to clean house plant is very suitable for terraces.

Flowering begonia

Houseplant shady begonia flowering houseplants easy to care for


Houseplant shady mountain palm tree plants easy to clean

Fig tree in the bedroom

  Houseplant shady fig tree room green plants easy care

Indoor green plants that need little light

   Houseplant shady Geranium room green plants easy to clean


Houseplant shady monstera room green plants easy care

money tree

    Houseplant shady succulents money tree indoor plants easy care


Houseplant shady succulent cactus indoor plants easy care

Robust houseplants

Houseplant shady succulents indoor plants easy to clean

room ferns

 Houseplant shady room ferns little light