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5 Houseplants That Can Survive Direct Sunlight

by aditya abhishek


Mostly we look for houseplants that can do well under low light conditions, but these houseplants can tolerate direct sunlight & can be kept near doors. 

Rubber Plant

Rubber plants can grow in a wide range of soils and can tolerate direct sunlight. You can keep them around your front door for decoration. 

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera is a popular houseplant that has medicinal as well as air purifying qualities. It con tolerate sunlight during morning hours. 

Ponytail Palm 

Ponytail Palm is actually a succulent, not a palm. They have long, narrow leaves that cascade down and can tolerate direct sunlight. 

Spider Plants

Spider plants are one of the most easy to grow houseplants that can survive well under direct sunlight. You can propagate them from offsets. 


Cactuses such as barrel cactus, fairy castle cactus, etc. can do well under bright direct as well as indirect sunlight. 


However, all these mentioned houseplants can survive under direct sunlight, but you still need to protect them from harsh afternoon sunlight during hot summer days. 

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