Whether you're a nascent collector or a Highly Advanced Plant Lady, the sheer variety of houseplants out there can be overwhelming. It's easy to fall back on tried-and-true favorites like succulents and fiddle leaf figs, and while we take comfort in the knowledge that they'll never let us down, sometimes, the plant wall is just calling out for some variety.
That's why we asked bona-fide plant experts for their recommendations on the easiest, prettiest, all-around best houseplants that you may not have heard of. Read on to find out what to invest in if your home doesn't get a lot of natural light, if you live in an unpredictable climate, or if you're just not that good at regular waterings.
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