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20 Indoor Plants That Thrive on Low Light

If you’ve ever tried to grow plants in your basement, you’ll know that they don’t like darkness. In fact, plants need light to survive. However, quite a few can survive in low light conditions so before you get skylights installed or replace all your real plants with fake ones, maybe reconsider your choice of house plant. Here are 20 indoor plants that thrive on low light.

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Published February 9, 2018, Updated April 10, 2021



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