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The Best Type of Houseplant to Get Based on Your Zodiac Sign

If you are looking to add a houseplant or two to your home or apartment, and you are unsure of which plant to get that would be fitting for you – then you will want to learn about the ideal plants that would be the best fit for your zodiac sign. That is because some plants need more care than others and have other unique traits as well which would be fitting for the suitable zodiac sign.

That means before you start shopping for plants, why not go through this list to see which one is the ideal one for your sun sign!

Aries – Succulent

Aries is the first sign of the zodiac and it is a fire sign, which means this sign is full of passion, energy, and spark. This is why the best houseplant for anyone with the Aries sun sign is the succulent plant. This type of plant is extremely easy to care for as it needs some watering and a lot of sunlight. This is why as active as the Aries individual is, caring for this plant is not at all time-consuming.

Additionally, the succulent plant is also a perfect fit because its blunt leaves are just like how the Aries happens to be, blunt and to the point.

Taurus – Fiddle Leaf Fig

Taurus is the second sign of the zodiac and it is an earth sign. Those with this sun sign are loyal, patient, and stable. They also have a strong appreciation for anything that is materialistic. The perfect house plant for the Taurus is the fiddle leaf fig plant. This plant is very high-maintenance which the Taurean will have the patience and tenancy to work with to nurture it.

The fiddle leaf fig plant is also quite trendy and luxurious which is also why this is the one plant that is quite suitable for the Taurus individual to have as those with this sign love anything that is luxurious. This is the plant anyone would see in high-end settings.

Gemini – Philodendron

Gemini is the third sign of the zodiac and it is an air sign, and this sign is adaptable and all about communication and versatility. This is why the philodendron is the perfect plant for any Gemini. It is highly adaptable as it can grow inside or outside and will grow with any type of lighting as the lighting does not have to be bright. This is a highly flexible plant which the Gemini appreciates.

Their vines grow upright, their leaves have a cheery attribute to them, and their vines spread wide which represents the Gemini’s versatile and optimistic nature.

Cancer – Money Tree

Cancer is the fourth sign of the zodiac and it is a water sign. This is the most nurturing sign of the zodiac which has a strong love for family and home. This is why the money tree is the ideal plant. This plant needs a lot of watering firstly which the Cancer is happy to give because that is how it is nurtured.

The money tree plant also is ideal for home settings as it gives off prosperous energy. Additionally, the twisted trunks that the money tree is known to represent the tight and that the Cancer has with their family and loved ones. These plants have a strong sentimental value which is why the Cancer individual loves this one.

Leo – Bromeliads

Leo is the fifth sign of the zodiac and it is a fire sign. Those who have this sun sign love anything that will stand out, so they are the center of attention, and they are warm, confident, and love fun. This is why bromeliads are the ideal plants for those who are the King or Queen of the zodiac. Firstly, these tropical plants are colorful, exotic, stand out and give off a warm vibe. Leos absolutely love that about these plants.

And, because of the fact that Leos are made with fire, those plants don’t need a lot of maintenance which is perfect because the Leo plant parent may forget to water them once in a while.

Virgo – Rubber Tree

Virgo is the sixth sign of the zodiac and it is an earth sign. The traits of the typical Virgo are being meticulous, service and work-oriented, being responsible, and analytical. The best plant for the Virgo would be the rubber tree. That is because this plant needs a lot of work, nurturing, and they are high-maintenance. Caring for these plants involves those paying attention to details carefully which is what the Virgo is made to do.

Additionally, these plants are thought to be fake plants because of their appearance that is glossy. And, the Virgo can appreciate that because they are believed to be superficial and to only be the type to care about unimportant details. However, the Virgo is also quite caring even though they don’t show it. They understand what it is like to be misunderstood just like the rubber tree is due to its appearance.

Libra – Monstera

Libra is the seventh sign of the zodiac and it is an air sign. This is the sign that represents balance, beauty, and diplomacy. This is why the perfect plan for the Libra is monstera. Firstly, the monstera has had a long history when it comes to art and now it is becoming popular again.

The leaves of this plant are split evenly and symmetrically which represents the Libra’s need for balance and harmony which is why this is an attractive trait to those who have this sun sign. These plants need constant care which the Libra is able to provide. And, the leaves that spread out far also are in sync with the socializing that Libras love to do.

Scorpio – Dracaena

Scorpio is the eighth sign of the zodiac and it is a water sign. This is a highly intense, passionate, and forceful sign which is by the dracaena is the perfect plant for the Scorpio. Scorpios are honest even though they are secretive by nature and the dracaena will make it clear what it needs which the Scorpio likes.

The example of that is that the plant will become yellow if it’s gotten too much water and the leaves are also green and yellow. This represents Scorpio’s forceful nature as well. This plant is tricky to care for, but the Scorpio can handle it.

Sagittarius – Alocasia

Sagittarius is the ninth sign of the zodiac and it is a fire sign, and this is a true free spirit. This is why the perfect plant for the Sagittarius is the alocasia. This plant is from the Philippines and it is a rare plant which the Sagittarius loves. The leaves are heart-shaped and it a plant that would be considered to be extroverted, just like the Sagittarius. The alocasia possesses an optimistic quality as well as warmth which the Sagittarius loves about this plant and will provide the plant tender love and care as well.

Capricorn – Bonsai

Capricorn is the tenth sign of the zodiac and it is an earth sign. This is the most disciplined sign of the zodiac as it represents nothing but business! Because the Capricorn only likes to stick to rules and tradition as well, the bonsai plant is the best house plant for them to care for.

This plant originated in China during the ancient times, however, later on, this plant was picked up by Japan and was repurposed under Japanese Zen Buddhism. Even though people see the bonsai plant as an artistic one, the work it takes to care for this plant is time-consuming. The Capricorn would be quite disciplined to care for this plant perfectly, and this also represents everything about the Capricorn traits.

Aquarius – Pothos

Aquarius is the eleventh sign of the zodiac and it is an air sign. This is a sign that likes to stand out, doesn’t like to follow the rules and also has a strong humanitarian nature. This is why the best plant for the Aquarius is the pothos plant. Not only does this plant possess long leaves as well as variegation that is lovely and white which represents the Aquarius’ need for standing out.

Additionally, this is an air-purifying plant which is what also makes this an ideal one for those who have this sun sign. Their humanitarian nature likes this because it helps keep the air clean which is healthier for all of us!

Pisces – ZZ Plant

Pisces is the twelfth and last sign of the zodiac and it is a water sign. This is the most compassionate, dreamy, and forgiving sign. And the ZZ plant is the perfect houseplant for any Piscean. That is because if there is not enough water or light for this plant, it will still stick around because it is a forgiving plant, just like the Pisces.

However, that will rarely happen as the Piscean will be giving this plant the best care. This is a gentle plant which matches the Piscean soul.

Now that you have a much clearer picture of what plant to get for your home, what do you think? Or do you have a plant that you love that is not the most suitable one for your sun sign? Let’s hear about it if so!

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Miriam Slozberg

Miriam Slozberg is a Canadian freelance writer and blogger, mom, author, and has been a certified astrologer since 2006. Follow me on Instagram.

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