By Khushi Pal
Published Apr 20, 2024

Hindustan Times

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5 gorgeous houseplants that thrive with little water 

Plants can help amp up your home decor. However, it can get challenging to look after them. Here are five houseplants that don't require frequent watering. 


Succulents have sturdy, thick leaves which help store water and don't require frequent watering. 

ZZ plant

This hardy houseplant can retain water in its roots for long periods. It  features glossy leaves which can also help enhance your living space. 

Snake plant

Snake plants have tall, sword-shaped, variegated leaves that act as storehouses of water. You can go days without watering this air-purifying plant.


Pothos require less care and maintenance. This drought-tolerant plant can go days without being watered and is ideal for beginners. 


This tropical houseplant does not require frequent watering and can adapt to hot climates.