Don’t have a green thumb? Don’t worry! These low-maintenance plants will stay green with even the tiniest bit of TLC.

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Pretty…and pretty indestructible

The best indoor plants not only enhance your space—they’re also good for you! Research shows plants can reduce stress levels, boost your mood, and even increase memory retention and concentration. There are even some plants that can clean the air. All you have to do to reap the health benefits of gardening is keep your plants alive. Does that sound easier than it actually is for you? If you opt for one of the hard-to-kill plants on this list, it won’t be.

According to Lisa Eldred Steinkopf, founder of The Houseplant Guru, certain low-maintenance plants just need a little TLC—and we really do mean just a little! Find out which surprisingly sturdy varieties are right for you and where to buy these plants online, and if you’re still a bit concerned about your lack of a green thumb, opt for the best artificial plants no one will be able to tell are fake.

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