Hanging Plants for Low light Conditions

Hanging Plants for Low light Conditions

These are the best low-light hanging houseplants for the shad­ed spaces in your home. They are easy to maintain.

Best Low Light Hanging Houseplants

1. Pothos

Botanical Name: Epipremnum aureum

It doesn't need any special mention when it comes to indoor plants. These low-maintenance, air-purifying houseplants look adorable in hanging baskets.


Buy Pothos plant

2. Philodendron

Botanical Name: Philodendron hederaceum

Most philodendrons prefer indirect lighting, which makes them perfect for low-lighting rooms. However, variegated philodendrons need a bit of indirect sunlight now and then.

Buy Philodendron plant

3. Spider Plant

Botanical Name: Chlorophytum comosum

These beautiful plants look lovely when they're growing in hanging baskets. They grow well in low-light situations.

Buy Spider plant

4. Chinese Evergreen

Botanical Name: Aglaonema

Aglaonemas are beautiful plants that adjust well to indoor conditions and grow quickly. With their colorful leaves, they enhance the beauty of indoor spaces.

Buy Chinese Evergreen

5. English Ivy

Botanical Name: Hedera helix

These graceful green-lobed plants with whitish edges spill beautifully from the hanging basket, creating a beautiful effect even in low-light conditions.

English Ivy

6. Syngonium

Botanical Name: Syngonium podophyllum

Syngonium grows beautifully in hanging baskets, and lovely pink varieties give stunning views of your house. It thrives in low-light conditions.

Buy Syngonium plant

7. Peperomia

Botanical Name: Peperomia caperata

Peperomia can tolerate low sunlight levels, making it a good choice for indoor plants. It has heart-shaped foliage in various colors, including red, gray, green, and white.


8. Donkey's Tail

Botanical Name: Sedum morganianum

Popularly known as Burro's tail, this succulent grows up to two to four feet long, with hanging stems coated in beautiful green leaves.

9. String of Bananas

Botanical Name: Senecio rowleyanus

These low-growing succulents with small, banana-shaped leaves look gorgeous when growing in hanging baskets. They prefer low-light conditions for good growth.

10. String of Pearls

Botanical Name: Curio rowleyanus

This trailing succulent likes filtered light. It doesn't require much water, and over-watering may cause the death of the plant.

String of Pearls<

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Dr. Vandana K.