Plants for Sunny Spaces

Selecting plants for sunny spots allows for a vibrant display of nature’s beauty, as these sun-loving companions thrive under the warmth and brightness of direct sunlight. Many of these sun-loving plants are inherently tropical, infusing a touch of exotic allure into spaces bathed in sunlight.

Scroll on to explore our top houseplants for sunny spaces.

Ficus Lyrata | Fiddle Leaf Fig

Boasting large, violin-shaped leaves that contribute to its striking and elegant appearance. Loved for its aesthetic appeal and air-purifying qualities, it thrives in spaces with ample sunlight.


Characterised by their sword-shaped leaves and resilience in various climates, making them well-suited for both indoor and outdoor settings. They are low-maintenance and thrive in sunny spots, showcasing their best growth when exposed to ample sunlight.

Sansevieria | Snake Plant

A hardy and resilient indoor plant recognised for its upright, sword-shaped leaves that feature distinctive patterns. With its ability to thrive in low-light conditions and low care required, it’s an ideal choice for those seeking a low-maintenance green companion.

Strelitzia | Bird of Paradise

Standing out with its large, banana-like leaves and vibrant, tropical flowers resembling the plumage of a bird. A symbol of exotic beauty, this plant adds a touch of the tropics to indoor spaces. Thriving in sunny spots as its natural surroundings, this plant really benefits from ample sunlight.

Parchira Aquatica | Money Tree Plant

A distinctive and popular indoor plant with braided trunks and lush, palmate leaves. Believed to bring good luck and prosperity, the Money Tree is not only an aesthetically pleasing addition to homes and offices but also a symbol of positive energy and financial well-being.