Indoor plants add a warm and colorful touch to homes and offices. Indoor plants also bring nature indoors as they brighten dull corners, decorate tabletops or bookshelves and even purify indoor air. No matter what shade of green your thumb is, you’ll find support for your indoor plants at The Home Depot. We carry a wide variety of all types of plants, from indoor plants and drought tolerant plants to Swiss cheese plants and ficus plants. You’ll find small house plants, large house plants and everything in between.
Indoor Plants Can Do More Than Look Pretty
Air purifying indoor plants can provide lots of benefits to your space. In addition to adding beauty to your home, indoor plants can actually help to purify the air. Some indoor house plants are better for air purifying than other indoor plants. Air plants are small indoor plants that get most of their nutrition from the air and require very little water.
Succulents are a great choice for people who don’t want to spend a lot of time caring for their indoor plants. Because they live where rainfall is scarce, succulents store water in their leaves. Grown all over the world, these indoor plants are easy to grow and can survive dry tropical or semi-tropical climates, like deserts and steppes. They can also be grown in containers. After you’ve chosen your indoor plants, don’t forget to check out our collection of succulent planters, bulb planters and mulch.
Cacti are succulents, but not all succulents are cacti. We also have flowering cactus plants if you want to add some color to your cacti. Similar to cacti, ZZ plants can grow in harsh conditions and only need watering every couple of weeks.
ZZ plants are considered true low-light indoor plants and can grow with only small amounts of natural light. They’re ideal for apartments or office cubicles that lack bright windows. They have waxy green leaves that grow horizontally. Natives of eastern Africa, ZZ plants are drought tolerant and dislike high humidity. Don’t keep these indoor plants in a bathroom or next to a kitchen sink. We have a nice selection of medium light indoor plants as well.
Pet-Friendly Indoor Plants
Your cat or dog is bound to nibble on your indoor plants at some point. There are some species of outdoor and indoor plants that can be toxic to your pet when ingested. You want to be sure that the ornamental and landscaping greenery you bring home is safe for your dog or cat. We have a large variety of cat safe indoor plants and dog safe indoor plants to keep your pets away from danger.
Pachira aquatica is the scientific name of the cat safe plant known as the money tree. Money tree plants are a low-maintenance decorative tree that are easy to grow indoors. Kittens in particular are attracted to money tree plants for climbing.
There is a species of jade plant (crassula ovata) also sold by the name money tree, but this plant is not safe for your cat.
Aloe Vera Plants, Snake Plants & Other Indoor Plants
Known for its healing properties, you’ll wow your friends with our aloe vera plants. Aloe plants like light, but not direct light. A north or south-facing kitchen window is a convenient home for your aloe plant. Water them only when the soil dries out.
Like its name suggests, snake plants have spiky, glossy leaves that extend into the air. They make great indoor plants since they soak up lots of sunshine and don’t need a lot of watering.
Rubber plants can make a glamorous statement and are relatively easy to grow. Look for plants with glossy burgundy leaves. Rubber plants needs bright light to keep them looking their best.
Philodendron plants are branching plants with heart-shaped leaves. These indoor plants are a favorite for cubicles and dorm rooms. One of the most diversely used indoor plants, from hanging baskets to trellises, the philodendron is all about the foliage. Coming in a variety of sizes and types, philodendron plants are always quick to grab your attention.
Named for its coin-shaped leaves, Chinese money plants, or pilea plants, offer a splash of green color that can brighten any room. Monstera plants add color to spaces as well but are much larger indoor plants than pilea plants. We also carry fiddle leaf figs, which feature large, wavy leaves.
When it comes to indoor plants, whether you’re searching for small house plants or large house plants, we’ve got you covered.
Shop online or in-store in the garden center for your indoor plants. We offer free delivery, plus free in-store or curbside pickup.