A welcoming home isn’t complete without a few great houseplants. Even a little greenery is a great way to make any room feel more natural and full of life. The right houseplant can help make a plain space look more lively, but how do you know what plant is best for you?

Some plants require frequent watering and specific amounts of sunlight, while others can survive in less controlled environments. Do you think you can handle a houseplant as big as your personality or would you prefer one more subtle? Are you living by yourself or do you have a couple furry friends keeping you company? These are only some of the factors to consider when picking out new greenery for a room.

To simplify the decision-making process for you, we created this guide to help you find the best houseplant that fits your lifestyle. Make your way down the line to see which houseplant is your perfect match.

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Not sure where to put your perfectly-matched greenery? We made a guide to show you what are the best houseplants for every room in your house. You are now on your way to creating a more vibrant home!

If you’re looking for even more plants to fill your home, consider picking up some air purifying plants to help build a healthier atmosphere around your home. These plants are especially great for bedrooms if you’re looking for a better night’s sleep.