Ornamental Plants for Beginners

7 Best Ornamental Plants for Beginners, Easy to Care at Home

In the new normal era, many new hobbies have sprung up to fill spare time at home. Caring for ornamental plants, for example, which is now popular with the community.


There are various benefits that can be learned if you care for ornamental plants, Mother. As the home page becomes more beautiful, and ornamental plants can supply clean air that is good for body health.

Well, if you are looking for references, take a look at the 7 best ornamental plants for beginners that are easy to care for at home, summarized from various sources.

  1. Sansevieria 

Sansevieria is a historically recognized genus of flowering plants, native to Africa, Madagascar and southern Asia, now included in the genus Dracaena on the basis of molecular phylogenetic studies

This type of ornamental plant is certainly familiar to your ear, Mother. Sansevieria  is an ornamental plant known for its toughness.
Maintenance is easy, just water it regularly. This Sansevieria  ornamental plant is suitable to be placed in the room or in the yard.

If indoors, Sansevieria  ornamental plant can also absorb pollution. As well as processing it into oxygen. So, its good, indoor plant for living room.

  1. Aglaonema

This ornamental plant which has the name Aglaonema is suitable to be placed indoors or outdoors, you know, Mother. The beautiful red and green leaves make it look eye-catching.

Aglaonema ornamental plants also have many benefits, for example absorbing carbon dioxide and toxins. So, it is very suitable when placed in the corner of the room.

But, also pay attention to the room temperature so it’s not too hot or too cold, Mother. So that the growth is perfect.

  1. Cactus

Cactus ornamental plants are widely hunted to decorate homes because of their ease of maintenance. Just imagine, this ornamental plant can survive even in extreme conditions.


Moms can place cactus plants near the window glass to keep getting sun exposure. If the stems are shriveled, this is a sign that the cactus needs water as soon as possible, Mother.

Simply water the cactus plant using a sprayer, and make sure that no standing water settles on this ornamental plant.

  1. Betel ivory

Epipremnum aureum is a species of flowering plant in the arum family Araceae, native to Mo’orea in the Society Islands of French Polynesia. The species is a popular houseplant in temperate regions, but has also become naturalised in tropical and sub-tropical forests worldwide, including northern Australia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, the Pacific Islands and the West Indies, where it has caused severe ecological damage in some cases. (wikipedia)

Epipremnum aureum is a leaf ornamental plant that is suitable to be planted by hanging it using a pot. So, it’s perfect for mothers who want to have hanging ornamental plants.

This ornamental plant will dangle its leaves down. So that it gives a beautiful and unique impression to the house.

Treatment is not difficult. In order for Epipremnum aureum ornamental plants to thrive, mothers need to provide fertilizer and water it every day.

  1. Aloe vera

Aloe vera is a succulent ornamental plant that is widely grown in Indonesia. So no need to be difficult to find.

Aloe vera ornamental plants have the characteristics of thick leaf flesh. Besides that, it is also serrated at the edges.

Apart from its beautiful shape, aloe vera is also known as an ornamental plant that is rich in beauty benefits, Mother. Cool.

  1. Lili Paris

For mothers who are not familiar with Paris lilies, this is an ornamental plant that is very easy to care for compared to other types, you know. This ornamental plant can thrive in various types of soil.

This ornamental plant care is quite easy. You just need to water it every morning, then cut any leaves that look dry.

In order for ornamental plants to grow perfectly, Mother can provide fertilizer once a month. Just enough, Mother.

  1. Peace lily

The uniqueness of the peace lily ornamental plant lies in its white flower color. The flowers look charming and eye-catching.

The peace lily ornamental plant brings various benefits that are good for the body, including being able to clean the air, help improve sleep quality, and reduce the development of mold in the bathroom.

To care for it, you need to water it when the soil looks dry and the leaves are wilted. The placement of this ornamental plant must be in a room that is a little light and cool, Mother.

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