Any home interior can be decorated with home ornamental plants. In addition, they produce oxygen and have bactericidal properties. Unpretentious flowering houseplants are of particular interest. They decorate the home with their amazing buds and do not require careful care.
Some indoor plants, which bloom all year round, are unpretentious. Thus, they are ideal for residents of megacities whose lifestyle can be called active. Such decorative flowers do not occupy a large amount of space, while creating a "paradise" in any home. As a rule, simple ornamental plants for the home are placed in pots and placed on the windowsill. Also, domestic flowers can grow in voluminous floor pots, without requiring careful care.
The reasons for the popularity of unpretentious indoor plants lie in their ability to grow and develop without regular watering and adequate lighting. Their owner will be able to calmly leave them in the apartment unattended while traveling or on a business trip. However, choosing certain varieties of decorative flowers, it is still necessary to take into account their features and personal preferences.
The plants whose captivating inflorescences strike with their luxurious appearance include the following.
An elegant plant with an original name is great for beginner gardeners, as it does not require constant monitoring. It tolerates prolonged lack of watering and does not require additional lighting. The plant features include elongated shoots and buds of a snow-white color. Often spathiphyllum is used in the preparation of wedding bouquets. The plant blooms all year round, and the peak falls just in the summer.
However, the elegant "handsome" does not tolerate drafts. Therefore, the most comfortable arrangement will be a coffee table.
Beautiful, bright and unpretentious flowers. Those who want to admire the plant year-round, it is better to immediately plant several varieties of this amazing variety. The most popular include Persian and European cyclamens. In the former, the flowering period is from September to March, and in the latter, on the contrary, from spring to autumn. The plant prefers a bright, warm place, and also needs moderate watering. Cyclamens grow well and develop in miniature pots. The color of the inflorescences is diverse. There are pink, lilac and white flowers.
A flowering unpretentious plant with a massive stem and dense leaves. Kalanchoe refers to succulents. It blooms very beautifully and magnificent. In addition to a presentable appearance, the plant is known for its medicinal properties. Its juice has excellent anti-inflammatory properties. The plant prefers diffused lighting and tolerates high temperatures. In summer, Kalanchoe is watered no more than 2 times a week, in winter, watering is reduced to 1 time in 7 days. There are over 200 species.
The main varieties are known for their vibrant red colors. For magnificent flowering, it is enough to apply mineral fertilizers 1-2 times a month.
Amazing home flower with red, purple and white buds. Comfortable conditions for him are considered rooms with diffused lighting and average humidity. In a dark place, flower growth may stop. In winter, fuchsias are especially unpretentious. It is enough to send the plant to a cool, darkened place.
The fact is that with the advent of cold weather, the flower drops off the foliage. In order for the plant to please lush flowering, it is necessary to pluck it regularly . Also, if fuchsia has grown from a pot, a transplant is required. As for the soil, a mixture of earth, peat and humus is suitable for the plant.
Among domestic long-flowering plants, such are distinguished.
A beautiful variety with yellow buds that looks like a maple tree. The peak of flowering occurs in the summer. Abutilon pleases its owner from the beginning of summer to late autumn. A miniature “maple” is included in the winter recreation area. With regular watering and artificial lighting, a spectacular plant will bloom year-round. Abutilone needs to remove abnormally growing shoots. There are hybrid varieties. Their color and shape of the buds are striking in their diversity.
An amazing, long-flowering plant that has a pronounced aroma that repels annoying insects. In addition, geranium cleans the air of bacteria and viruses. As for the color, the buds of the plant strike with a riot of colors. There is geranium with raspberry, scarlet and snow-white inflorescences. A favorable place for a flower is sunny and dry. In a cold damp room, the plant will die. In hot summers, the flower requires frequent watering; in winter, geraniums are watered less often. For a plant, it is not necessary to buy a roomy pot, a small capacity will suit it.
For intensive growth, a geranium transplant can be carried out in the spring. Suitable soil for geraniums consists of a mixture of sod land and humus.
A beautiful indoor flower that pleases with its bloom every year. He loves light and warmth. However, too bright lighting can harm him. Balsam requires watering, especially in the summer. Many connoisseurs of ornamental plants call it "light". Differs in magnificent blossoming. The buds are painted red or raspberry. From a long distance, the flower really resembles a small bonfire.
However, this plant does not like touch. As soon as a person’s hand is touched with balsam, the seeds begin to fly apart. In this regard, many people call the indoor flower "touchy."
A captivating ornamental plant resembling a sprawling bush with buds in the form of a bowl. Inflorescences are painted in a bright purple hue. However, there are varieties with snow-white and raspberry buds. Hibiscus blooms all year round and does not require careful care. It is enough to water and protect it from drafts in a timely manner. Also, the plant needs a large amount of light and timely fertilizer application.
Gardenia (Jasmine Rose)
A delightful decorative flower that looks like a rose. However, the plant is rather capricious. He needs adequate lighting and regular watering at room temperature with acidified water. At the same time, almost all connoisseurs of beautiful ornamental plants adore gardenia for its amazing appearance.
Externally, the flower resembles the beloved violet, however, differs from it in its unpretentiousness. This is a miniature shrub with leathery leaves and bright inflorescences. It requires moderate watering and prefers a darkened place. Withered buds are best cut.
All indoor long-flowering flowers, even the most unpretentious, require some control. So, the owner should not forget about:
- top dressing;
- maintaining a comfortable temperature and humidity.
Also indoor flowers require transplanting if the pot has become cramped. Subject to all the above manipulations, the flowers will delight their owner with lush flowering and amazing aroma.
An overview of the most unpretentious flower plants see below.