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The Top 10 Houseplants that Can Withstand the Sun

Houseplants are not only a feast for the eyes, but they also offer numerous benefits for the indoor climate. If you have a sunny spot in your home, it is important to choose the right houseplants that thrive in bright light and warm conditions. Fortunately, there are several beautiful plants that thrive in sunlight and require little maintenance. In this blog post we will discuss the top 10 houseplants that can withstand the sun and will brighten up your home with their green splendor.

1. Zamioculcas (ZZ plant)

The ZZ plant is an excellent choice for those who want a strong plant that requires little care. This houseplant can withstand direct sunlight and thrives even with little water. The thick leaves store water, allowing the plant to tolerate drier conditions.

2. Sansevieria (Women's Tongues)

Sansevieria is known for its air purifying properties and is perfect for sunny places in the home. This tough plant can withstand extreme conditions, including bright sun and dry air.

3. Aloe Vera

The Aloe Vera plant is not only decorative, but also has medicinal properties for skin problems. It thrives best in direct sunlight and only needs occasional water.

4. Jade plant

The Jade plant is a beautiful succulent that thrives in sunny, warm environments. The thick leaves store water, allowing the plant to survive for a longer period of time without water.

5. Echeveria

The Echeveria is a popular succulent plant with beautiful rosettes of leaves. It loves sunlight and thrives on a sunny windowsill or balcony.

6. Ficus elastica (Rubber plant)

The Rubber Plant is a classic houseplant that can withstand direct sunlight. It is important to dust the leaves regularly to remove dust and promote photosynthesis.

7. Croton

With its vibrant and colorful leaves, the Croton is a striking choice for a sunny spot. This plant does require regular watering to keep the soil moist.

8. Kalanchoe

Kalanchoe is a flowering succulent plant that produces beautiful colorful flowers. It likes a lot of sunlight and needs little water.

9. Portulacaria afra (Thick tree)

This is a succulent with small, round leaves and a branched growth habit. It is an easy-to-care plant that thrives in sunny conditions.

10. Haworthia

Haworthia is a small, graceful succulent with pointed leaves. It likes bright light and can also tolerate indirect sunlight.


With the right choice of houseplants you can transform your sunny windowsills and corners into vibrant and green oases. The plants mentioned are perfect for sunlight lovers and generally require little maintenance. However, remember that even sun-loving plants still need regular water and care to thrive. Enjoy the beauty and joy that these sun-resistant houseplants will bring to your home!

View our range of houseplants that can tolerate the sun here.

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Pascal - July 20, 2023

Bedankt voor deze blogpost! heeft me enorm geholpen met mijn keuze voor plantjes op mijn vensterbank!

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