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5 Beautiful, Foolproof Houseplants

The jade plant (a succulent also known as the friendship tree or lucky plant) can live for decades in the right conditions. It's a native of South Africa, so it's thick, oval-shaped leaves hold on to moisture. A plus: keep an eye out for tiny blooms in pretty pinks or whites. Source: Flickr user _overanalyzer

5 Beautiful, Foolproof Houseplants

We love having houseplants around, but they never seem to last very long under our care. In honor of black thumbs everywhere, we've rounded up five (very) low-maintenance options that will take more than a little neglect to kill.