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20 Best Flowering Houseplants

Not just for foliage you can also grow indoor plants for their bright colorful blooms! Here’s the list of the Best Flowering Houseplants you can try!

Want a pop of colors in your room with mesmerizing fragrance? Here are the most amazing Flowering Houseplants you can grow!

Have a look at the most colorful houseplants you can grow here

Best Flowering Houseplants

1. Begonia

Although begonias are considered outdoor plants, Wax Begonia, Rieger Begonia, and Angel-Wing Begonia are among the best and most popular houseplants.

Here are the best types of Begonias you can grow

2. Bromeliads

Known for their colorful foliage and long-lasting flowers, bromeliads can beautify your interior. They thrive easily without much care and thrive in low-light conditions as well.

Check out our article on growing Bromeliads here

3. African Violet


African violets are easy to grow flowering plants that can be grown indoors for their beautiful flowers and foliage. Keep these plants in a spot where they can receive filtered sunlight.

Here’s all you need to know about growing African Violets

4. Geranium

Growing geranium indoors is not as easy as other flowering houseplants on this list. It requires a south or west-facing window that receives ample sun and moderate watering.

Check out our article on growing Geraniums here

5. Poinsettia

Growing poinsettias in your home can add a bright touch to your interior. Its multicolor bracts look more colorful than its flowers.

Here’s all you need to know about growing Poinsettias

6. Peace Lily


If you want to grow a low-care flowering houseplant, grow peace lily! Peace lily’s beautiful white bracts and tiny flowers flourish in low lighting conditions.

Check out our article on growing Peace Lily here

7. Lipstick Plant

Although not commonly grown as a houseplant, lipstick plants can be grown indoors. It requires a constantly warm temperature and humid surroundings to thrive.

Here is more on how to grow Lipstick Plant

8. Jasmine


Growing jasmine indoors is possible if you keep this most fragrant vine in a bright spot that receives a few hours of direct sunlight.

Check out our article on the best types of Jasmines here

9. Impatiens


Impatiens are beautiful shade-loving annuals but in optimum conditions, you can grow them year-round as a houseplant. Place the pot in a spot that receives bright indirect sun all day long.

Here’s all you need to know about growing Impatiens

10. Kalanchoe


Kalanchoe is a tropical succulent, and it can be grown indoors. You can keep it near a window where it can receive a few good hours of sunlight in order to bloom.

Check out our article on growing Kalanchoe here

11. Oxalis


This beautiful Purple Leaf Shamrock can adorn your house with showy purple foliage and white or pink flowers. Place it at a bright spot for abundant blooms.

12. Cape Primrose


If you keep the soil lightly moist and give it bright, indirect sun year-round, it will bloom continuously. Also, there are many new hybrid varieties available with bigger flowers, longer blooming times, and more compact foliage.

13. Christmas Cactus

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Christmas cactus is an old-fashioned favorite houseplant of many. When it blooms, it creates a warm atmosphere. The colorful flowers can quickly brighten up any interior.

Here’s all you need to know about making a Christmas Cactus bloom

14. Crown of Thorns


The Crown of Thorns becomes an exceptional houseplant due to its flowers and low maintenance. If you can provide a sunny window where the plant can be placed, it will grow happily ever after.

Check out our article on growing Crown of Thorns here

15. Black-Eyed Susan Vine


Black-eyed Susan vine can be grown indoors. Depending on your climate, this annual or perennial flowering plant can add a dramatic appeal to your rooms. Keep it near a window, where it can receive plenty of sunlight.

16. Purple Heart or Inch Plant (Wandering Jew)


A cluster of purple, lance-shaped leaves makes purple heart an impressive houseplant with or without its pink flowers. This beautiful trailing indoor plant can be grown in small colorful pots or hanging baskets and can be used as a table accent. Keep your purple heart (Tradescantia pallida) plant in a spot where it can receive a couple of hours of direct sun.

Note: Several other plants from this genus apart from Tradescantia pallida are known with similar names! For example, Tradescantia zebrina and Tradescantia fluminensis

17. Orchids


Orchids are different from other houseplants. They’re epiphytes. Unlike ferns, philodendrons, palms, and Swedish ivy, orchids do not grow in your regular soil. Putting an orchid in regular potting soil is actually one of the best ways to kill it. You can learn more about growing orchids indoors here.

18. Hydrangeas


Hydrangeas could be such great addition to your home when the bright-colored leaved plant flower naturally. The simple trick to keep the Hydrangeas looking beautiful and healthy is ensure the soil is evenly moist and place them in a place with direct sunlight.

19. Cyclamen

With blooms in shades of red, pink, lilac, or white, the heart-shaped leaves look absolutely stunning in any corner of your home with fresh blooms appearing for months together. You need to put them in a place with plenty of bright sunlight and keep them slightly moist.


20. Hoya Carnosa

Hoya Carnosa also commonly referred to as wax plants and could be one of the most adored plants in your houseplant collection as they are not only pretty but also easy to care for indoors. These stunning houseplants can thrive well in a varied range of climates and also light conditions. The little buds in the shape of stars and waxy texture is sure to add sweet charm to your home plant collection.




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