By Khushi Pal
Published Apr 23, 2024

Hindustan Times

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5 houseplants that can thrive in direct sunlight

Plants can help enhance your home decor. Some plants require direct sunlight to thrive. Here are five houseplants that can grow in direct sunlight.


This heat-tolerant plant thrives in warm temperatures and can withstand direct sunlight. It features gorgeous foliage, which can help enhance your home decor. 

Jade plant

Jade plants have thick and sturdy leaves which can survive strong, direct sunlight. This succulent plant is easy to maintain and ideal for beginners.


This tropical flowering plant features gorgeous blooms which can brighten your space. It grows well in direct sunlight.

String of pearls

The leaves of this succulent plant cascade over the container, giving a gorgeous appearance. This adaptable plant grows best in direct sunlight.


Tulsi requires abundant sunlight to grow. It also offers numerous health benefits. Place it in areas which receive ample sunlight.