10 Best Indoor Flowering Plants in India

Last Updated: 25.01.2024
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Looking for blooms that you can grow in your home? Here are the Best Indoor Flowering Plants in India that you can grow easily!

If you want to add charm and colors to your room, then there is no better way to do it than having blooms! Here are the Best Indoor Flowering Plants you must grow!

Best Indoor Flowering Plants in India

Do remember that these Indoor Flowering Plants need a minimum of 4-5 hours of direct sunlight to bloom well. 

1. Tuberose / Rajanigandha

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Botanical Name: Polianthes tuberosa

Tuberose grows fragrant white flowers blooming in clusters at the tip of the stems. The flowers bloom during the nighttime and exude a mesmerizing fragrance.

2. Peace Lily

Botanical Name: Spathiphyllum

The long-lasting spathes of peace lily resemble calla lilies. The plant also cleanses the indoor air by eliminating VOCs like carbon monoxide and formaldehyde. It looks really good with decorative indoor flower pots.

Here is the Stunning Varieties of Peace lily too

3. Hydrangea

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Botanical Name: Hydrangea macrophylla

Hydrangeas appear in shades of blue and pink, but surprisingly, you can change the color by changing the pH of the soil. It requires full sunlight to thrive, so choose a sunny window.

4. Christmas Cactus

Botanical Name: Schlumbergera

The dangling leaves of this succulent have serrated edgings. Christmas Cactus grows charming red-pink flowers and does surprisingly well in dappled sunlight all day. Grow it in decorative indoor flower pots for best display.

5. Kalanchoe

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Botanical Name: Kalanchoe blossfeldiana

Kalanchoe is hallowed for its tiny, bright flowers appearing in shades of red, yellow, magenta, pink, and orange. The blooms match really well with its glossy green foliage.

6. Hibiscus

Botanical Name: Hibiscus

The trumpet-like flower comes in vibrant colors of red, white, pink, orange, peach, yellow, and purple. The only thing that you need to take care while growing it indoors is bright sunlight and well-draining soil. Use contrasting and decorative indoor flower pots to grow it.

7. Jasmine / Chameli

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Botanical Name: Jasminum

Jasmine is popular for its delightful fragrance. The white and waxy flowers pair well with the dark green foliage. make sure it gets a minimum of 4-6 hours of bright sunlight every day.

Read Everything About Growing Jasmine Flowers Easily

8. Crown of Thorns


Botanical Name: Euphorbia milii

The crown of thorns features woody and spiny branches and thick, glossy green, tear-shaped leaves. The main attraction of the plant is its flowers which come in vivid shades of red, orange, pink, yellow, and white. Use decorative indoor flower pots to grow it.

9. Orchid

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Botanical Name: Orchidaceae

Orchids come in a multitude of varieties and colors ranging from pink, and purple, to mix shades. Most of the varieties enjoy bright, indirect sunlight, while some can do well in low lights too.

10. Gardenia / Gandhraj

Botanical Name: Gardenia jasminoides

Gardenia bears creamy-white, waxy flowers that pair well with the glossy green leaves. The flower is singly borne or sometimes grows in small clusters where the petals are arranged in a spiral pattern.

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