The plants give life to the house and can even be used inside the bathroom. This room, often renegade in decoration, can benefit greatly from a simple green vase. Find out more about bathroom plans:
The presence of plants in the bathroom makes the space more cozy and cozy, renews and purifies the air, not to mention that they add charm and beauty to the decoration.
Feng Shui gives you one more reason to bet on plants in the bathroom. According to the ancient Chinese technique of harmonizing environments, the bathroom is the place of the house with the greatest concentration of negative energies, it is there that we naturally eliminate what no longer serves us. And within that context, plants have the power to filter out these energetic impurities.
But attention! Not every plant can be grown in the bathroom. There are more appropriate species able to adapt to the particularities of this place of the house.
If you are interested in having a green bathroom in your home check out the tips below. We will tell you the care you need to keep your plants always beautiful and present you 37 different species that can be grown without fear inside the bathroom. Come with us:
Tips for growing plants inside the bathroom
- Prefer species that appreciate humidity and do not suffer from changes in temperature with each bath taken;
- Every plant needs light, even if minimally, so make sure you ensure a minimum amount of light for the plant. If your bathroom does not have any type of ventilation or natural light, the ideal is to opt for an artificial plant;
- Watch out for watering. As the bathroom is a humid place, it may be that the plant needs less watering than usual. Always check the potting surface before watering;
- Opt for foliage instead of flowers. They are easier to grow and better adapt to the condition of the bathroom;
- Choose an already developed plant to grow in the bathroom. Very small saplings may have difficulty growing and staying healthy in the environment;
- Reggae, manure and prune the plants of the bathroom like any other plant of the house;
- Aromatic plants, such as holy grass and citronella, give off pleasant aromas when they come in contact with the hot steam from the shower, and therefore, they become good options for this type of environment;
Species of plants to grow in the bathroom
Take note of the main species of plants to grow within the bathroom and its main features, so it is easier to define the best type there for your house:
Aglaonema does not tolerate dry places, so it is a great species to be grown in toilets. The species does not require much care, only good ventilation, fertile soil and frequent watering.
Picture 1 - A set of aglaonemas in colored pots to brighten the illuminated bathroom.
Picture 2 - A set of aglaonemas in colored vases to brighten the illuminated bathroom.
Measuring no more than one meter in height, Alocásia is a great plant to be grown indoors, especially in bathrooms, since the species appreciates humidity. To keep it always beautiful, prefer to grow it near the window, because the plant needs lots of natural light to stay healthy.
Picture 3 - The Alocásia is characterized by its beautiful leaves bursts of dark green background.
Picture 4 - Take a more relaxing bath in a bathroom decorated with plants.
Anthurium is a plant that blooms year-round and is very easy to grow indoors. Inside the bathroom, the anthurium should be kept in half shade with the soil always moist and fertilized. Another option is to grow the anthurium directly into the water.
Picture 5 - Wow! A vertical garden of anthuriums inside the box; Gaped too, eh?
Picture 6 - Another option is to cultivate the anthurium in a simpler way, just on the bench.
Aspidistra is another plant very suitable for growing in bathrooms. Rustic in appearance, aspidistra develops well in hot and humid environments, but needs lots of natural light and frequent watering.
Image 7 - The aspidistra fit like a glove in this rustic and industrial style bathroom.
Picture 8 - Already in the clean white bathroom, the aspidistra stands out for the intense green of its leaves
Asplênio loves humid and shady environments, but as its growth is accelerated it is better suited for larger bathrooms unless it can keep it under control in a smaller vessel.
Picture 9 - A beautiful and bulky vase of asplênio decorating the white bathroom.
Picture 10 - Asplênio and other species decorating with harmony the bathroom
Picture 11 - The elegant black and white bathroom has gained a copy of asplênio to stay complete.
The avenca is a beautiful and very delicate-looking foliage that luckily fits super well in damp environments such as the bathroom. To keep it always beautiful, water it often and do not leave it exposed to sunlight.
Picture 12 - Unpretentiously, this vase of venamine leaves the bathroom more showy and full of freshness.
Picture 13 - Already in this other bathroom, the option was to use the beautiful and delicate avenca on the bench.
The balm is a kind of succulent that develops very well in extreme environments, where other plants probably would not do very well. And do not be fooled by the size, although small, the balm achieves a very beautiful decorative effect for the bathroom.
Picture 14 - The bathroom of retro style bet in the resistant balsam to compose its decoration.
Picture 15 - And the modern bathroom also knew how to take advantage of the beautiful green leaves of the balm
To leave the bathroom with spa face invest in a bamboo vase. The plant is resistant and grows well in indoor and poorly lit environments.
Picture 16 - On the floor of stones, a tall and elegant bamboo vase.
Image 17 - Bamboos and palm trees decorate this woody bathroom with a spa style.
Picture 18 - A bamboo curtain for the bath area; An incredible look, is not it?
Rustic and tropical, bromeliads love hot and humid climates. That is, great for tilling in the bathrooms. Keep the soil always moist, but be careful not to rot the plant with excess water.
Image 19 - Near the window, bromeliads find their ideal place to grow and develop.
Cactuses are great choices for bathrooms. To grow them in this place place them near the window to receive indirect sunlight. Attention to watering: cacti do not withstand excess water, the humidity of the bathroom is often enough for them. When in doubt, touch the soil and check the need for water or check the watering once a month.
Picture 20 - A cactus of great proportion that absorbs all the steam of the bathroom.
Picture 21 - Inside the basket, the cactus is one of the biggest trends in interior decoration.
Of exotic beauty, the Caladium stands out for the exuberance of its bursts of leaves. Create the plant in half light and with periodic watering. And do not forget one important detail: the caladium is toxic, so keep it in places out of the reach of children and animals.
Image 22 - White, pink, red and green: the different shades of the Caladium leaves are extremely decorative.
Chamaedora, also known as bamboo palm, is a plant widely used in interior decoration. This is because, besides being beautiful, the Flame Keeper does not require constant sunlight to live very well at half shade.
Picture 23 - Modern and elegant bathroom appreciated by the presence of Chamaedorea.
Picture 24 - Chamaedorea in mini version to decorate the bathroom countertop.
The deer horn is a kind of fern that fits very well indoors. Grow the plant with frequent watering and near the window, as it develops best with natural light.
Picture 25 - Stag horn suspended under the bathtub: a splash in the decor!
Image 26 - The well-lit bathroom has chosen to grow the deer antlers on the wall
The Columéia is a beautiful option of ornamental plant for decoration of the bathroom. In the spring, the Columéia blossoms small orange flowers leaving the environment even more beautiful. Grow with frequent watering and plenty of natural light.
Image 27 - In the macrame support, this columéia appreciates the view of the window.
Image 28 - Suspended, the columéia fills the environment with life.
Nobody can with me
Beautiful, but dangerous. With me no one can be great to be cultivated in the house and dispenses more care, but requires double attention due to its degree of toxicity. Of course, keep it away from children and animals.
Picture 29 - Strategically positioned on the wall, this With Me Nobody Can not pose greater risks.
Image 30 - Absorbing all light coming from the window and kept away from any incident.
Another plant trend in decoration and that can be used successfully inside the bathroom. Adam's Rib is not demanding, it just needs a lot of light to stay pretty.
Picture 31 - If you can not grow the plant inside the bathroom, take only a few leaves to compose the decoration.
Image 32 - Attached to the wall cladding, this solitary Adam's rib sheet adds a special touch to the decor.
Money in Penca
It tells the popular custom that the Plant Money in Penca attracts prosperity. But even if this is not true it is worth cultivating a specimen of the species in the bathroom. The plant is ideal to be cultivated so suspended by the gracefulness of its branches. Shower it frequently.
Image 33 - Cultivated on the countertop, cash in penca becomes the highlight of the decoration.
Image 34 - The pot of money in penca creates a strong and harmonious contrast in the bathroom of dark shades
Sword of St. George
The Sword of St. George is surrounded by symbolism, one of them is the belief that the plant takes away evil eye. Be that as it may, the plant goes very well indoors and is very easy to grow, especially since it does not require direct light or frequent watering.
Image 35 - Small, but marking presence on the bench.
Image 36 - Already here, the option was for a more developed vessel of Espada de São Jorge.
The Philodendron is a species of foliage for outstanding cultivation that develops well in lighted environments. In the bathroom, prefer to grow it before a window.
Image 37 - The curtain holder also worked to support the philodendron vessel.
Picture 38 - Living inside the stall is no problem for the philodendron.
Hera loves humidity, shade and needs frequent watering, making it an excellent choice for growing in toilets. The plant is also characterized as climbing, and can create an interesting effect on the bathroom if cultivated in this way.
Picture 39 - By the window, these vases of ivy take advantage of the light.
Image 40 - Nothing like a vase of blue whites in a white bathroom.
With its glossy and glossy leaves, Imbé is one of the plants most used in interior decoration, precisely because it adapts to different conditions, from direct light to shade. Shower it frequently.
Image 41 - The Imbé vase placed on the floor leaves the white bathroom cooler.
Picture 42 - Black and white bathroom decorated with a graceful imbé.
The boa constrictor is a very appreciated species for suspended cultivation. Its light green leaves with white veins stand out in any decor. Grow it in half shade and with regular watering.
Picture 43 - This white bathroom bet on a rustic corner decorated with jiboia vase.
Picture 44 - Even in the most classic and sophisticated decorations, the jiboia also guarantees its space.
Scented with bluish flowers, Lavender besides beautifying the bathroom still helps to make it more cozy. To care for the lavender, keep it under indirect lighting and water only when the soil is dry.
Image 45 - That Provencal touch that only a vase of lavender can give to the bathroom.
Image 46 - If you prefer, use only the flowers in the decoration.
The Lily of the Peace is a very delicate plant that adds a lot of beauty to the environments. A great choice for bathrooms as it does not require direct sunlight. Be careful not to touch the flowers as they tend to darken.
Picture 47 - How to make the bathroom more elegant? Using a vase with lilies flowers.
Picture 48 - Along the bathtub, the showy vessel of lilies of peace gives that force for decoration.
The variety of shades that make up Maranta's leaves have put it as another trend in interior decoration. Suitable for in-house cultivation, maranta does not tolerate sun exposure and fits very well in low-light environments such as bathrooms.
Picture 49 - On the bench in the bathroom, the glossy leaves of Maranta stand out.
Picture 50 - The white vase makes the perfect contrast with the dark green leaves of Maranta.
The orchid is the plant symbol of glamor, elegance and sophistication. Despite its delicate appearance, the orchid is a sturdy plant, it only needs good natural light. Enjoy the immense variety of this species to decorate your bathroom.
Picture 51 - A slim and elegant vase of pink orchids to decorate the bathroom.
Image 52 - All grace and delicacy of white orchids.
Pacová is the plant of heat and humidity, and is therefore ideal for growing inside bathrooms. Keep it away from the window as the sun can burn your leaves. Give it back whenever you feel it is necessary.
Picture 53 - Bathtub framed by pacovás.
Picture 54 - Even discreet on the bench, pacová does not lose its majestic air.
Palm tree raffia
Palmeira Ráfia is a plant widely used in interior design because it adapts to low light environments. However, since the plant has a rapid growth - it can reach up to 1.5 meters in height - prepare a place in the bathroom that behaves this size.
Image 55 - Prefer to use the Palmeira Raffia in larger bathrooms, able to comfortably accommodate the plant.
Image 56 - Next to the window, the raffia palm develops very well.
The round and burgundy leaves of peperômia make it an excellent decorative option. In bathrooms, the plant adapts very well, as it does not require constant lighting. Watering should be done every two days. In hotter months it is advisable to water it daily.
Image 57 - Do you have a shelf in your bathroom? Decorate it with a pot of peperômia.
Picture 58 - In the corner of the bench, the peperômia also shows its charm.
Image 59 - For larger bathrooms, opt for a peperômia on the floor.
The spider plant is characterized by its elongated leaves, thin and flat, resulting in a beautiful decorative effect. The cultivation of the species is simple, just keep it in a place of half shade and irrigate it frequently, always observing if the pot is well drained, as the soaking of the soil can kill the plant.
Image 60 - Along with the cacti, the spider plant shows its decorative strength.
Image 61 - Another option is to use the suspended spider plant
Moist soil and indirect light. These are the secret to cultivating the mosaic plant, characterized by its perfectly drawn leaves.
Image 62 - The porcelain jug was the place chosen to house the leaves of the mosaic plant.
Picture 63 - The green touch of this bathroom was due to the pot of mosaic plant.
The outstanding leaves of the Rhiphsalis place it as a great choice for indoor landscaping. Grow it in half shade and with few watering.
Image 64 - The hanging leaves of the Rhiphsalis took over this cupboard.
Image 65 - In the ground, next to other species, the Rhiphsalis contributes with the decor of the white bathroom
The fern is a tropical plant that enjoys warmth and humidity. High in decoration, after spending time forgotten by landscapers, the fern may be the species that was lacking to decorate your bathroom.
Image 66 - Vertical garden full of tropicalism; the fern, of course, is there, marking presence.
Picture 67 - Large and luscious, this garden suspended in the bathroom was created only with ferns.
Succulents have never been so fashionable. They are easy to care for, fit nicely indoors and are very decorative. To have always beautiful juicy ones invest in a bathroom location with indirect lighting. Watering should be spaced.
Image 68 - Juicy garden to decorate the bathroom.
Picture 69 - Inside the box and in the window: they go well in any place.
Indirect light and lots of humidity. Everything a bathroom has and that Tillandsia needs.
Image 70 - Tastefully juicy, tillandsia adapts to poorly lit environments.
Picture 71 - Compose tillandsia with other species
Durable and sturdy. These are the best definitions for the Zamioculca, a native species of Tanzania and living very well in low-light locations. Watering should be spaced, as the plant does not tolerate wet soils.
Picture 72 - Inside the ceramic pot, the Zamioculca brings a rustic look to the bathroom.
Picture 73 - For a cleaner and neutral environment, bet in a white vase with zamioculca.