My Garden – Since the past pandemic, many people have started to have a new hobby: collecting cheap garden plants.
Ornamental plants selected and searched for are collected and arranged neatly at home. Few of these new hobbies provide profitable opportunities from collecting to business.
So, if you are looking for ornamental plants, consider the list of references below, whether it’s just a collection or a business.
Here Is A List Of Cheap Garden Plants
The list of ornamental plants below can be used as an interesting reference. You can collect it from beautifying your home. Here is the list
1. Lavender flowers
You must be familiar with the name lavender. This beautiful purple flower is perfect for home decoration.
The purple color is gorgeous and enchanting, making anyone who sees it feel relaxed. Not only from its shape but the fresh smell of lavender flowers also has properties that can repel mosquitoes at home.
Having the scientific name Lavandula, Lavender is a plant from the southern Mediterranean region to tropical Africa and east to India—the Old World.
You can collect this ornamental plant with prices starting from Rp. 20 thousand – Rp 40 thousand.
2. Devils Ivy
As a semi-epic vine, Devil’s Ivy is widely chosen as an ornamental plant in yards and rooms.
The green color on the leaves of this plant is quite refreshing. Devils Ivy has properties that can absorb harmful toxins, so it is suitable to be placed indoors. Devil’s ivy has easy maintenance that can grow in any condition.
Only by shaking the market price of IDR. 10,000 to IDR. 50.0000, you can already collect it.
3. Spider Plants
The spider plant, known in Indonesia as Lili Paris, has been collected a lot since the last pandemic.
Its appearance like a spider makes this plant the nickname spider plant.
It can absorb environmental humidity and eliminate toxins in the air, making this plant suitable for indoor placement.
The unique color pattern with a combination of green and white to yellow lines makes this plant attractive.
By paying a price of 15,000 to Rp. 50,000, you can get it.
4. Peace Lily
Peace Lily is an ornamental plant that is antique and unique to collect. Native to the tropical rainforests of Colombia and Venezuela, this plant is also known as a cupboard plant.
Its beautiful shape with beautiful white flowers and wavy thin green leaves is very suitable to be used as a room decoration plant.
Not only that, Peace Lily is said to have a pleasant aroma and can filter room air, help reduce VOCs, absorb mold spores, and is even considered to help to sleep well.
With a market price of IDR 10,000 to IDR 35,000; you can collect it.
5. Aloe Vera
Derived from the Arabian Peninsula, Aloe Vera is a plant with thick fleshy leaves from the Aloe genus.
Wild plants spread to various regions ranging from tropical, semi-tropical, and dry climates to multiple parts of the world.
The shape of this plant is suitable for beautifying the yard or corner of the room.
The benefits of Aloe Vera are very healthy for the body, especially skin health. This plant is priced at Rp. 9,500 to Rp. 70,000, so it goes into cheap garden plants.
6. Snake Plant
Apart from Aloe Vera, the Snake Plant is a plant that can beautify indoor and outdoor spaces.
It has a unique shape where the leaves of this thick and hard plant have a long, pointed shape and have color patterns like snake scales.
Regarding maintenance, this plant is very adaptable to any conditions, so it requires minimal maintenance. The snake plant is an air-purifying plant that can release oxygen at night.
You can get this plant for Rp. 16,000 to IDR 50,000.
Calathea is a genus of flowering plants that are part of the Marantaceae family. The leaves of the Calathea plant, are also known as the prayer plant.
And have unique characteristics where this plant is sensitive to dark light. The leaves that have beautiful color patterns are suitable for indoor ornamental plants.
Calathea does not need a lot of sunlight or water; even watering it 1 to 2 times is enough. This plant is priced at Rp. 20,000 thousand – Rp. 45,000.
Dieffenbachia is a relatively popular type of ornamental plant. Usually, Dieffenbachia is planted in the yard or yard of the house.
However, Dieffenbachia, also known as Sri Rejeki, is suitable for an interior plant, which can be found as an office plant or decoration in the house.
The beautiful shape of this plant comes from the leaf color patterns, which vary from a combination of green to light green or yellow.
However, you must be careful in caring for and collecting it. It is said that this plant contains poison right in the sap, or the term Calcium oxalate, which can cause itching and convulsions.
The Dieffenbachia plant is priced at IDR 15,000 to IDR 65,000.
9. ZZ Plant
ZZ Plant is an ornamental plant placed in the room’s corner. Like Dieffenbachia, this plant contains poison, so you must be careful. If you accidentally touch it, wash your hands well.
You can get this beautiful form of greenery by paying Rp. 30,000 to IDR 75,000.
10. Blue Star Fern
Blue Star Fren is still part of the fern plant with a unique and unusual shape. This plant can thrive with higher humidity levels, making it suitable to be placed in the bathroom.
Having low maintenance, Blue Star Fren became a tropical plant that was quite popular at its time.
Blue Star Fren, which has beautiful shapes and color patterns, can be obtained from IDR 25,000 to IDR 95,000.
Aglaonema is a plant that comes from the taro tribe or Araceae.
Unlike Zz Plant or Dieffenbachia, which contain poison, this popular ornamental plant is known to absorb the poison.
Not only that, but Aglaonema can also make the room temperature humid because of its ability to help air circulation better. Thus, the Aglaonema plant is suitable to be placed indoors.
The leaves have a beautiful color, and this beauty can grow well indoors. Depending on the type, you can get this plant for IDR 30,000 to IDR 150,000.
So that’s a list of cheap garden plants you can consider collecting.