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Top 10 Low Light Hanging Plants to make your Room Crunchy

Top 10 Low light hanging plants – Ever wondered why your ceiling is looking all empty? Is your fan too boring or is a chandelier too heavy to go up? Whatever you feel like, one thing can definitely make your space livelier. The answer is quite obvious because it’s all about plants.

While we have embraced technology and development, the population is constantly shooting up and spaces are rapidly shrinking down. This makes all of us take our love for plants indoors. To go even more down, hanging indoor plants low light are a perfect solution to save space, add elegance, continue gardening indoors and most importantly share space with your plant pals.

In urban apartments, light is a prominent issue that needs to be encountered while bringing plants indoors. Which can be largely understood by the window lying just next to the plant spot.

A small work on light through the window

  1. South: Allows highest and harshest amount of sunlight
  2. West: Allows a bright amount of sunlight
  3. East: Moderate but enough in amount
  4. North: The dimmest but can still help to survive certain compromisable plants

The list of hanging plants here can be accommodated in north and east-facing windows, which can absolutely thrive in south and west-facing windows.

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Top 10 Low light hanging plants

1-Spider plant

If you are an utter beginner and you are searching for that one perfect hanging plant, here’s your partner.

spider plant
spider plant- Low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1-2 inches
  • Size: 1-2 feet

2-Money plant

Bring it for money or luck, this plant will never disappoint you in terms of its elegance, flexibility, and growth. This can be a true low light trailing plants beauty.

money plant- Low light hanging plants
money plant- Low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1-2 inches
  • Size: 12 feet (it can grow extremely large if you keep giving it trailing space)

3-Syngonium

Looking for a houseplant having large leaves with different textures, then this is your destiny.

syngonium- Low light hanging plants
syngonium- Low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1-2 inches
  • Size: 6 feet, but can be bushy with proper pruning

4-Boston Fern

A lush green fern can add beauty that matches no other hanging variety. This might be a difficult nut to crack in case of watering, otherwise its perfect for indoor settings. Bonus chunk for ferns is that they are greatly suitable for bathrooms.

Boston fern- Low light hanging plants
Boston fern- Low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1 inch
  • Size: ferns generally grow wider than taller, so the width is determined by your pot

5-Monstera Adansonii

This variety of monstera that adds beauty with its tiny holes is often a center of attraction. Unlike its larger counterpart (Monstera deliciosa), this is perfect for hanging pots, also a perfect addition to your bathroom.

Monstera Adonsii - low light hanging plants
Monstera Adonsii – low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1 inch
  • Size: their vines can grow too large to control, but serial pruning can keep it bushy.
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low light hanging plants

6-Heartleaf Philodenderon

 This variety of philodendrons has the perfect size of leaves that could be opted for hanging pots.

Heartleaf Philodenderon- Low light hanging plants
Heartleaf Philodenderon- Low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1-2 inches
  • Size: can grow as long as 10 feet but can turn leggy of not pruned appropriately.

7-Neon Pothos

This is a bright neon green variety of money plant that is specific with its color. However, these varieties should be given a little brighter indoor plants low light.

Neon pothos- Low light hanging plants
Neon pothos- Low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1 inch
  • Size: can grow massive but pruning can control it.

8-English Ivy

This has thick leaves that indicate their tolerance to drought and low light. Usually, this plant is sold in two variants, the green and variegated.

English ivy- Low light hanging plants
English ivy- Low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1 inch
  • Size: they can grow up to 20-30 feet long vines

9-Orchids – Indoor Hanging Plants Low Light

This can be a perfect low light indoor plants if you give it ideal conditions to survive that includes perfect moisture, light, soil, and space.

Orchids- Low light hanging plants
Orchids- Low light hanging plants
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1 inch
  • Size: even these varieties grow wider than taller, with perfect pruning

10-Wandering Jew

This purple beauty will be one of the fastest growers you would have ever come across. Light, soil and even moisture can be compromised with this. Add a purple vibe to your indoor space with this charmer.

Wandering Jew- Low light hanging plants
Wandering Jew – Low light hanging plants indoor
  • Water: Whenever the soil turns dry on top until 1-2 inches
  • Size: serial pruning can help make it busher than longer
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However, choosing an ideal plant for your space can be highly perspective dependent. It might be an outcome of your climatic zone, light, watering schedule, feeding and even potting mix. So, bring your plant circus indoors and have a great time managing them.

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V Viswapriya
V Viswapriya

Viswapriya is a student of Pharmacy, who is a die-hard Plant enthusiast. She is a budding content writer, researcher, and graphic designer. She aims to write, read and talk about plants and their implementation in sustainable development. She wishes to build a community of plant lovers who can share like-minded ideas and opinions.

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