5 Houseplants You Can't Live Without
This indoor tree is part of the succulent family and is very forgiving if you forget to water it -- its leaves store water for long periods of time! Place it in your living room and water (or don't!) as needed. It'll also survive if your apartment gets too hot or dry.
Brussel's Bonsai Dwarf Jade Bonsai, $50, HomeDepot.com
This one looks great in a hanging basket, and it'll filter impurities from the air.
Spider Plant in 1.45-Quart Ceramic Tabletop Planter, $33, Lowes.com
A perfect plant for shaded areas, a potted fern does well in any room with sparse sunlight.
Lady Fern, $15.40, AmericanMeadows.com
This versatile plant can be grown in any condition -- shade or sunlight -- without much attention, so you can basically put it anywhere. But it looks great on a dining room table!
Green Foliage Garden, $20, ProPlants.com
Perfect for humid environments like the bathroom, this sweetly scented white flowering plant blooms in January.
Jasmine in Grapevine Basket, $59, WhiteFlowerFarm.com