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      rare houseplants FAQs

      Rare houseplants are plant species that are uncommon or difficult to find in regular garden centres or nurseries. These unique indoor plants often have unusual features, such as rare foliage patterns, uncommon growth habits, or limited natural habitats. Many people love to collect rare house plants to add to their collection of interesting houseplants.

      Caring for rare houseplants requires attention to their unique needs. Start by researching and understanding the specific requirements of each rare houseplant, including lighting, temperature, humidity, watering, and fertilizing. It's important to water sparingly but adequately, avoiding overwatering or underwatering, and ensure to choose a pot with proper drainage. Use a well-balanced fertiliser suitable for the houseplant's needs. Regularly monitor the health of the rare plant houseplant, inspecting for pests, diseases, or any signs of stress. Adjust the care routine as needed to ensure the rare indoor plant thrives in its unique environment.

      If you're looking for a unique, rare houseplant that will thrive in low light conditions, there are several rare indoor plants to suit your needs. Many Prayer Plants have unique leaves and prefer low light, and if you're looking for a rare philodendron, consider placing it away from direct sunlight.

      Gifting someone a rare houseplant can be a thoughtful and unique gesture, especially if the recipient is an experienced plant enthusiast or has expressed an interest in rare plants, as rare houseplants can be an exciting and special gift. Ensure that the rare houseplant you choose is suitable for their specific environment, whether it's low light, bright indirect light, or other conditions.

      Many trending house plants are perfect gifts, such as this Monstera which is a thoughtful gift for plant lovers and brightens up even the smallest indoor space with its variegated leaf pattern.

      Rare & unusual houseplants

      Rare houseplants are a great addition to your indoor garden as they provide intrigue and unique appeal. Whilst they can be difficult to care for, we offer a selection of rare or unusual houseplants at a range of different price points to suit your needs. Many of these unique indoor plants are easy to keep alive and are suitable for low light, and the rewards are immeasurable. Witness the growth of a houseplant that few have the privilege of owning, and share the excitement as it flourishes under your care.

      Whether you're searching for a rare philodendron or a unique monstera, there are many unique houseplants to make your space more vibrant. Houseplants with variegated leaves are trendy and offer an interesting sight in your home, and house plants with colourful leaves make perfect gifts for plant lovers. Shop for the highest quality rare houseplants, delivered to your door for convenience to ensure the best quality indoor plants.

      From exotic foliage patterns to vibrant blooms, each rare houseplant tells its individual story. If you're a devoted plant enthusiast or a curious beginner, these rare houseplants are ready to transform your home into a vibrant sanctuary that reflects your unique style and aesthetic. Paired with a carefully chosen plant pot, a rare house plant is the perfect addition to your indoor garden.


      ​You’ll find all the best indoor plants in the UK for sale here! Look in our shop for a huge choice of small, tall and big houseplants. We also sell rare and unusual houseplants. We’re here to help you choose the best plant whether it’s a house plant gift or an indoor plant to add character and style to your home or office. We are a London based online houseplants shop but always available to talk, no webchats. 

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      Small Indoor Plants for Every Space. Small houseplants are one of the most versatile ways to put a unique spin on your home. From adding colour to your bookshelf, to adding a little twist of nature to your bathroom or kitchen, houseplants are ideal for transforming your house into a home. Keep your home feeling fresh, by rotating your small indoor plants between different rooms, or adding new feature plants to your shelves and surfaces to suit the changing seasons. There’s no better way to make your mark on your living space.

      Our Range of Small Plants for Bedrooms, Kitchens and Living Rooms. We constantly update our stock, ensuring that we have the freshest and highest quality range of small indoor plants of any UK store. From very small plants, to larger statement pieces, we’re here for all of your needs. We also carry plants which suit a range of conditions, from low-light, to low-maintenance small plants for bedrooms, kitchens and bathrooms. We even stock a range of elegant small plant pots, perfect for every taste.

      Small Houseplants Delivered to Your Door. We offer UK wide delivery on all of our small houseplants, using Royal Mail. Simply order online today, and we’ll ship out your new plants as quickly as possible. You can begin to enjoy their elegant beauty in just a few days. At Happy Houseplants, we’re committed to offering the highest quality indoor plants to all of our customers. Buy today, with the confidence that we stock only the finest and most robust plants available in the UK.