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Low Light Plants: 5 Species That Shun The Sun
These five easy-going plants can handle your darkest bedrooms, basement living rooms, and all low-light conditions. Every house has one: a sunless room that needs plants but can’t sustain them. Not all plants require sunlight to power its basic biomechanical engine, via photosynthesis. Parasitic plants like witches hair, or dodder, take nutrients from other plants, while saprophytic plants feed on other organic matter. Most do â€” but many can get by on just a bit of indirect light. These are the plants for your basement apartments, subterranean guest suits, and windowless bathrooms.