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Top 10: The best houseplants for every homeowner

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Give the gift that keeps on giving to either yourself or a friend by choosing one of these awesome houseplants meant for anyone on your list. Whether you want something to help better your air quality, lower your maintenance needs or bring safety for children and pets, we've got the plant for you.

Top 10 houseplants for small living spaces



It's small and it doesn't grow too large. Just keep your fingers away from the prickly ends.



A plant that can be used for cooking and more, this sweet-smelling plant is delightful for small spaces.


Asparagus fern

As a houseplant, the asparagus fern can thrive in windowsills, boxes and really any planter.



It smells delicious and will make any apartment completely sniff worthy.


Living stones

The may grow super slow, but when they do, it's a pretty amazing sight to see.


Neon Pothos

Although a tropical plant, the neon Pothos does well in any temperature or climate.


Baby toes (or baby fingers)

Because they are so small, baby toes grow great in a small pot.


Braided Ficus tree

Requiring very little maintenance, this beautiful plant brings much life into a home.



Creating an amazing aroma, the lavender plant doesn't take much watering to live.



Any succulent will make a great home in a smaller space due to its low maintenance requirements and small size.

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