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5 Beautiful, Foolproof Houseplants

The jade plant (a succulent also known as the friendship tree or lucky plant) can live for decades in the right conditions. It's a native of South Africa, so it's thick, oval-shaped leaves hold on to moisture. A plus: keep an eye out for tiny blooms in pretty pinks or whites. Source: Flickr user _overanalyzer

5 Beautiful, Foolproof Houseplants

March 18, 2013

We love having houseplants around, but they never seem to last very long under our care. In honor of black thumbs everywhere, we've rounded up five (very) low-maintenance options that will take more than a little neglect to kill.