Top 10 Best Plants for Vertical Gardens

A good selection of plants is essential to a healthy and happy vertical garden.

Here are the best plants for your vertical garden : 

Pothos, golden pothos, devil’s ivy

It is a classic houseplant the world over for good reason. It is one of the more forgiving indoor plants, tolerating low-light or bright light, watering or dry spells, rich soils or poor soils, neutral, alkaline or acid environments. It is hard to get it wrong.

Lipstick plant

This is a beautiful cascading plant often found in hanging baskets and very suitable for a vertical garden.


Sempervivum sp . As its Latin name suggests – ‘always living’ – this is a hardy succulent. Sempervivum is an alpine succulent, used to eking out a living between rocks and crevices.


Dracaenas are popular plants for the home, and a majority of them grow upright with strap-like leaves.


Croton is a colorful shrub with leathery leaves that are most colorful in bright light. In low-light conditions, new leaves will be smaller and less intensely pigmented. Grow croton at 60 to 85 degrees F with high humidity.


They have striking green ,variegated leaves and spray of white and lavender flower in summer.

Baby’s tears

This is a lovely ground covering with tiny, bright green leaves that give a delicate and soft appearance to a wall garden.


They are one of the garden plants that are preferred for their adaptability and humidity resistance. Ferns are easy to grow and they cover the area quickly.


Most bromeliads have shallow roots and they need little space to grow this makes them ideal plants for vertical gardens.

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