You want to have plants indoor but do not think you have a green thumb. Well friend, try growing succulent plants for indoors.

Craving a splash of greenery but worried about keeping a plant alive? I got you, my friend! Look no further than the beauty of succulents!

What I love about these fascinating plants is that they are drought-resistant superstars. The perfect plant for busy lives or those who forget to water occasionally.

Succulents come in an overwhelming array of shapes, sizes, and colors, so you’re sure to find one (or ten!) that fits your style. They’re also low maintenance, thriving on neglect as long as you get the basics right.

Collage of succulent plants for indoors.

Ready to bring some low-drama, high-reward greenery into your home? Dive into the wonderful world of indoor succulents!

Succulents are super easy to grow. You do not need to fret if you forget to water them for a couple of weeks.

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Succulents thrive in dry air and warm temperatures. They have water-storing tissues that allow them to store up water and thrive dry areas including the inside of a home.

Variety of succulent plants.

The plants need minimum attention. You need to water when the soil becomes dry. There are many different varieties of succulents for indoors at your local nurseries.

Not all succulents can live indoors. You should stay clear of the red, purple, and orange colors. These succulents do best outdoors. Look for succulents that are green in color.

Let’s plant some succulents!

Blue and white ceramic containers for indoor succulent plants and metal potting soil container.
  • Miracle Grow Potting Soil
  • Miracle Grow Liquid Fertilizer
  • 4 inch containers for plants
  • Succulent Plants of your choice

These are great containers to use at 4″ in diameter. The containers are perfect for succulents.

Start by putting Miracle Grow Potting Soil in each of the planters.

You will fill the planter and pack the soil around the inside sides. In the center area, try leaving a hole for the plant. You can see it in the photo below.

Variety of indoor succulent plants in 4 inch blue and white ceramic containers.

It is good to break up the roots around the plant. Carefully, add the potting soil around the plant. Succulents are a little fragile and you can easily break the stems or leaves. Be sure to handle them a little care to keep your plant in tack.

When repotting plants, it is important to add plant food into the water. It will help give the plant extra nutrients and help it thrive.

Variety of indoor succulent plants in 4 inch blue and white ceramic containers.

Never over water succulents! They do not require to be watered every week. They do like their roots to be soaked. You need to let the soil dry out between watering. If not, the plant will rot.

Do not water succulents every week. Try watering the succulents every other week or if the soil is very dry to the touch.

You may find that your succulents require more water during the spring and summer months. During the winter months, the plants become more dormant, and growth does not occur.

Now it’s time to place your succulents in a good place. Succulent plants love sunlight. The best place for them is in a place with plenty of sunlight.

Succulent Plants for Indoors. Blue and white containers with beautiful easy to grow succulents.

I have these planters in my kitchen window. How beautiful would one of these planters look on a nightstand or a side table. It would be perfect on a coffee table on top of some stacked books.

Some of my personal favorite Succulents Plants for Indoors:

  • Jade Plant – One of my favorites
  • Hens and Chicks – Another great one that you can start new plants from.
  • Aloe – Another great one to have on hand. You can break a stem to treat a burn.
  • Christmas Cactus
  • Zebra Haworthia – I have several of these and love them.
  • Burro’s Tail – Perfect for a hanging planter.
  • String of Pearl – Another great one for a hanging planter.
Variety of indoor succulent plants in 4 inch blue and white ceramic containers placed on the windowsill.

Succulent plants are the perfect option for anyone looking to add a touch of beauty and life to their indoor space. With their diverse looks, minimal care needs, and air-purifying properties, succulents are a winning combination for busy lifestyles or novice plant parents. So, why not embrace the low-maintenance magic of succulents and bring a bit of the desert into your home today?

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Hope you have an amazing day, sweet friend!

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  1. I love your tips and tutorial for indoor succulents, Tammy. Those post are adorable, too! Thanks for sharing at Tuesday Turn About. I’ll be featuring you at this week’s party! Pinned!

  2. Thanks for the great tips. I have some succulents that I may have been over-watering. I’ll cut back thanks to your advice!

    Niky @ The House on Silverado

    1. Niky, I learned the hard way many years ago. They are not like my other plants and need less water. Now I can grow them indoors and outside. They are pretty low maintenance plants. Good luck!

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