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10 Small Plants That Will Do Great In Your Bathroom

Are you looking for a lovely small plant that will grow well in your bathroom? There are a surprising number of houseplants that can thrive in bathrooms thanks to their need for humid conditions. The following are ten small indoor plants that will do great in your bathroom!

10 Small Plants That Will Do Great In Your Bathroom


Pilea, also known as the Chinese money plant, is a popular indoor plant with round, playful looking leaves that does well in many different indoor conditions.

Since it requires a humid environment to thrive, it will grow amazingly in a bathroom with some good light.

Crispy Wave

Crispy Wave plants have distinct wavy leaves and will look stunning on windowsills as well as bathroom shelves.

This plant requires high moisture to thrive, and it will love your bathroom environment.


Anthurium is a flowering plant well known for its red and pink flowers, which make an excellent colorful addition to any bathroom.

The plant requires regular humidity, so it does well inside a bathroom. If your bathroom is small, you can opt for the miniature variety.


Cyclamen is a perennial flowering plant with colorful blooms typically in shades of red and pink.

Christmas Cactus

Christmas Cactus plants are well known for their beautiful pink flowers, which will brighten up any bathroom area.

They are hardy plants that don't require much fuss and can grow well in humid conditions such as bathrooms.


Orchids are very popular and can add vibrancy and color to any space.

They require a good amount of humidity, which is why they do so well in a bathroom environment.

Spider Plant

The Spider Plant is a quintessential houseplant with distinctive long, spider-like leaves.

It's very easy to care and can grow in many different conditions, including a humid environment such as the bathroom it will look great on a shelf or hanging over the bathtub.

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera plants are popular because they grow easily in just about any area of the home.

This hardy plant does especially well inside a bathroom, where it can add a touch of green color.

Lucky Bamboo

Lucky Bamboo is a unique plant that will add a distinctive look to any space in the home.

Since it can be cut long or short and can be grown without soil, it makes an excellent small plant inside a bathroom.

Boston Fern

Boston Ferns are popular due to their vibrant green color and textured leaves.

This plant does well in high-humidity rooms, though it can grow quite large, so you will need to regularly trim it if you want to keep the size down.

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