Best Plants For Bedroom And Sleep Quality

Plants for Bedroom Buying Guide & Care Tips

Immerse your bedroom in the calming presence of indoor plants. Elevate your space with carefully curated bedroom plants' natural beauty and functionality. You’ll quickly improve your sleep with the right air-purifying plants for the bedroom and enjoy peaceful nights. 

Create serenity by enhancing your sanctuary with plants renowned for their calming influence. It’s proven that houseplants promote tranquility and peace. They can also undoubtedly add an aesthetic appeal to your bedroom. 

Check out the diverse range of plants in our bedroom plants collection, from hanging varieties such as the Golden Pothos plant that saves space to larger, statement flowering plants like the Guzmania Bromeliads that help redefine your room’s aesthetic. 

Opt for our range of elegant green beauties and find a bedroom plant that perfectly meets your preferences.

Bedroom Plants

Discover Our Collection of Plants for the Bedroom

Elevate your sleeping space with various green companions, each offering unique beauty and benefits. From the grace of ferns and the elegance of palms to the versatility of fiscus plants and the exotic charm of bromeliads, our selection caters to every style and taste. 

Sweetheart Vine

  • Characteristics: The heart-shaped leaves of the Sweetheart Vine (Philodendron hederaceum 'Lemon Lime') are electric pinkish-yellow but develop into a deep lemon and lime green color as they age. This hanging bedroom plant produces long cascading vines that can easily reach the floor. 
  • Requirements and care level: Place your low-maintenance Lemon Lime Philodendron near an east or west-facing window. It can tolerate low light but prefers bright indirect light. It enjoys temperatures between 60°F and 75°F and 40-50% humidity. Water weekly, allowing the top inch of soil to dry out between waterings.
  • Toxicity: Toxic to ingest

Hawaiian Sunshine Dragon Tree

  • Characteristics: The Hawaiian Sunshine Dragon Tree (Dracaena warneckii) is a captivating indoor plant for the bedroom with striking green, sword-like leaves edged in red. It is very slow-growing, taking about a decade to reach just a few feet tall. 
  • Requirements and care level: An easy-care plant, the dragon tree thrives in bright, indirect light. It can tolerate partial shade, too. Use well-draining soil and ensure the pot is big enough for the roots to grow. Water when the top layer of the soil is dry.
  • Toxicity: Toxic if ingested

Aralia Fabian Stump

  • Characteristics: The Aralia Fabian Stump (Polyscias scutellaria) boasts lovely green round leaves with an intriguing purplish underside. Its tree-like trunk adds a desirable wood element to your space. This slow-growing plant can reach a maximum height of around five feet.
  • Requirements and care level: The Fabian Stump is an easy-going plant that likes medium light. Place it in a location that receives bright primarily, indirect sunlight. Water the plant only when the top few inches of the soil are completely dry. 
  • Toxicity: Toxic to ingest.

You Had Me At Aloe

  • Characteristics: The Aloe Vera plant (Barbados Aloe) is one of the most sought-after succulents in the world. This tropical beauty has fleshy leaves and produces spiky yellowish, red, or orange flowers when mature. 
  • Requirements and care level: The low-maintenance and drought-tolerant aloe should be kept in bright, indirect light. Its tender leaves can get scorched in direct sunlight. Water sparingly and make sure the soil has good drainage.
  • Toxicity: Toxic to ingest.

How to Choose the Best Indoor Plants for Bedrooms

Best plant for the bedroom

Create the perfect bedroom oasis by getting the ideal plant that suits your needs. The factors below can help you make the right choice:

Space and Interior Design

Evaluate the size of your bedroom and its layout. Opt for relatively small bedroom plants like the Lemon Button fern if you’re limited in space. Or choose a tall, larger plant as a green centerpiece in a spacious bedroom.

Light Conditions and Temperature

Evaluate the natural light your bedroom receives. Ficus plants thrive in bright, indirect light, while snake plants can endure lower light levels. Consider temperature preferences, ensuring the chosen plants align with your bedroom’s climate. 

Lifestyle and Skill Level

Choose plants that complement your lifestyle and level of skill. For beginners and busy folks, the low-maintenance peace lily or a few cactus plants are an excellent choice. 

Pet-Friendly Considerations

If your furry friends tend to relax in your bedroom, consider pet-friendly varieties that won’t harm your pets. Be it a Chinese money plant or a lucky money tree, we offer a vast choice of plants for pet owners.

Bedroom Plants: Care & Maintenance Guide

Bedroom Plant care

Nurturing your indoor green companions in the bedroom requires tailored care. Here's a concise guide to keep your bedroom plants thriving:

1. Light Requirements

Place your bedroom plants near windows for adequate sunlight. Choose snake and ZZ plants that can tolerate lower light conditions, common in bedrooms.

2. Watering and Feeding

While bedrooms are often cooler, adjust your watering frequency accordingly. Before watering, check if the soil is dry. Also, feed your plants in the bedroom in the growing season to promote their well-being.

3. Pruning and Cleaning

Don’t forget to clean and trim your bedroom plants. Damaged and yellowing leaves should be removed to avoid wasting the plant’s energy and maintain its good looks. Wipe the leaves to remove dust so your green companions can breathe freely.

4. Repotting and Propagation

Monitor your plant's growth. If roots start peeking out, consider repotting. Some plants, like spider plants, are easy to propagate, offering a chance to expand your indoor garden.

Common Issues and Solutions:

  • Underwatering: Check soil moisture regularly and adjust watering accordingly.
  • Insufficient light exposure: Rotate plants to ensure all sides receive sunlight and prevent common leaf issues.
  • Accidental neglect: It’s easy to forget your bedroom plants’ needs, such as outside watering. Set a reminder for regular feeding, and repot if your plant outgrows its container.

Follow these steps, and your bedroom plants will create a serene and refreshing atmosphere night after night.

Enhance Your Sleep With the Best Bedroom Plants From Lively Root  

Elevate your sleep haven with Lively Root’s curated collection of bedroom plants. Not only do they add aesthetic charm, but they also provide extra oxygen, enhance the quality of your sleep, and promote tranquility. You can also consider buying gorgeous plants for the bedroom to make a thoughtful plant gift for friends and family members. 

Select the perfect bedroom plants now and experience the soothing benefits. Sweet dreams await!

Green up Your Sleep Sanctuary With Bedroom Plants From Lively Root!