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Top Pet-Safe Houseplants

Indoor Cat Playing in a Spider PlantHouseplants can furnish natural beauty to any Richardson rental home. However, if you have pets, it’s relevant to use houseplants that are not poisonous. It may take you aback to discover that many of the most widely known classifications of houseplants can be toxic for your pets.

And if you trust your pet would certainly not try to eat a plant, that’s not the only way a toxic houseplant can cause harm. Even rubbing against some plants can set off skin irritation, digestion problems, and much more in your furry friend. To maintain and keep your pet safe while delighting in the many beneficial advantages that really trendy houseplants can impart, here are the top pet-safe houseplants for your rental home.

  • Succulents. One of the most well-liked houseplants, succulents are both trendy and safe for pets. Succulents come in a great number of colors and sizes and are quite manageable to take care of.
  • Majesty Palm. These large potted palms create an amazing innate statement in any room of the house. Lush and pet-safe, these palms need some maintenance, although the final effect is quite worth the effort.
  • Boston Fern. This classic houseplant has made something of a comeback during recent years, and the best thing of all, it isn’t toxic for pets. A Boston Fern looks nice in a hanging planter or up on a cabinet or bookshelf.
  • Money Tree. Notwithstanding the name, you can’t certainly grow money on a Money Tree. But this houseplant is at the same time called a “good luck tree,” and is accepted among practitioners of feng shui for its glossy green leaves and exceptional braided trunk.
  • UFO Plant. Another strikingly attractive houseplant safe for pets is the Pilea Peperomioides, generally called the “UFO Plant” for its saucer-shaped leaves. This special plant can add an amazing view to any room in your home.
  • Red Maranta Prayer Plant. The leaves of the Red Maranta Prayer plant are so charming, they almost look like flowers. With an exceptional herringbone pattern and hints of red, the Red Maranta Prayer plant will add a little of tropical beauty to your home without causing any harm to your pet.
  • Maidenhair Fern. With its soft, feathery leaves, the Maidenhair Fern is a shade-loving plant that can turn out well in rooms that don’t receive much sunlight. It’s additionally non-toxic for pets and looks wonderful in a pot or planter.
  • Spider Plant. Everyone’s favorite, the Spider Plant is both trouble-free to grow and safe for your pets to be around. Low-maintenance and attractive, the trailing leaves of the Spider Plant can add a trace of green to any spot in your home.
  • Air Plant. Counted as one of the more unique trendy plants is the Air Plant. These plants don’t need soil at all to flourish and so are splendid for display in terrariums or hanging in creative arrangements. They won’t harm pets but have to be watered correctly to develop.

By opting for a trendy houseplant that is also safe for your pets, you can safely enjoy the true beauty of your plants month after month.

Are you in need of and are earnestly looking for a pet-friendly rental? You can contact Real Property Management Legend at 214-227-2404 or check out our listings online.

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