Plants with glossy leaves can add a lot of shine to your indoors. Here are some of the indoor plants with shiny leaves.
Botanical name: Monstera adansonii
Monstera has large heart-shaped leaves that get holes as the plant ages. It is a low-maintenance plant. The perforated and super glossy leaves are the highlight of this plant.
Monstera grows well under indirect sunlight. It thrives in high humidity but hates wet soil.
2. Jade Plant
Botanical name: Crassula ovata
Many species of Crassula are small. The miniaturized versions are also interesting. They are relatively easy to cultivate and require little upkeep. Their dark and shiny green foliage makes them attractive. It is very tolerant of heat and does not require much water.
Botanical name: Philodendron
Philodendron has thick leaves and flowers that look like long, thin green fingers. They grow best in warm temperatures but don't require much light. They thrive in low-light conditions.
4. ZZ Plant
Botanical name: Zamioculcas zamiifolia
ZZ is very popular among plant collectors. This attractive plant features bright green leaves, which are soothing for the eyes. Also, they can tolerate being neglected. It readily accepts low lighting conditions. The warty leaves brighten up any space they're in. The ZZ plant is an easy-to-grow indoor houseplant.
Botanical name: Gardenia jasminoides
Gardenias have a serene vibe with pure white flowers and shiny leaves. The fragrance of flowers is an added advantage. They prefer a sunny bright space.
6. Peace Lily
Botanical name: Spathiphyllum
This graceful perennial can bring life to any space with its white flowers. The blooms last longer. Peace lilies like to grow in partial shade. Water them once a week to make sure they stay healthy.
Botanical name: Anthurium andraeanum
If you'd prefer to include color in your home or office, then Anthurium is a perfect choice. This plant can grow indoors or outdoors. It requires little maintenance and will provide beautiful blooms and attractive glossy green leaves throughout the year.
8. Baby Rubber Plant
Botanical name: Peperomia obtusifoliav
Baby rubber plant gives an aesthetic look to indoors with their small, cup-shaped glossy leaves. They grow best in indirect sunlight.
9. Rubber Plant
Botanical name: Ficus elastica
The Rubber plant is a popular indoor houseplant. Its waxy green foliage makes it an attractive choice. In its native home in Southeast Asia, this tree grows up to 100 feet tall. However, domesticated can grow up to six to ten feet high. They require indirect sunlight.
10. Cast-iron Plant
Botanical name: Aspidistra elatior
The Cast-iron plant is a gorgeous plant with glossy leaves. The arching leaves with a dark green shade make it a perfect houseplant. It doesn't ask for much care. It likes indirect sunlight.
Dr. Vandana K.