Best Dorm Plants
For most, college is the first time you’re away from home, and it means it’s also the first time you need to truly be responsible for yourself – and your dorm plants! Make your dorm room feel like your own little home with the addition of a dorm plant! Positive vibes from this natural addition from your room will be sure to make this more than a nice addition to your desk or window sill. To help find the best dorm plants that fit in a dorm room, we’ve compiled the following DormEssentials top 10 dorm plants (spoiler alert: they are all real or fake succulents). Don’t forget to add a pot for your new dorm plants too!
1. Mkono Ceramic Hanging Planter Wall Planters Set of 3 Modern Flower Plant Pots
While picking the succulents below, make sure to have a good hanging planter ready! These wall hanging planter can be used to add some vertical greenery to any wall in your home, great to display your lovely plants like cactus, herbs, succulents, air plants or other small plant. Beautifully for storage paint brushes, pens or other small things. Suitable for indoor and outdoor use.
2. Echeveria Pulidonis in 2 inches Planter Pot by The Next Gardener
Echeveria pulidonis is a slow growing succulent with stemless rosettes, and with a distinct red tip. When under bright sunlight and large temperature difference, or in cold Winter, leaves’ color will be darker green with purplish red edges. You will receive an Echeveria pulidonis in a 2” planter pot. The unique colors and perfectly small size make this ideal for a dorm room.
3. Artificial Sunflowers Pot, Silky Artificial Sunflower Metal Pot Bonsai
UNIQUE DESIGN: Exquisite sunflower bouquet, soft flowers, vivid and realisc, lifelike, looks more natural and beautiful, suitable for wedding decoration, table setting, and elegant home decoration. SAFE & DURABLE: This artificial flower bouquets are made of eco-friendly plastic, looks natural, generous and elegant. Natural fresh color, non-toxic and harmless, safely, eco-friendly, well made and vibrantly colored.
4. Echeveria Succulent Plant (2.5 inch, graptoveria Bashful) by Fat Plants San Diego
Look no further than this succulent if your a fan of many small leaves. Similar to a cactus in appearance, this graptoveria bashful echeveria is an eye catcher and pleasant visual addition to any dorm room.
5. Crassula Capitella Red Pagoda Shark Tooth Plant Colorful Succulent (2'' + Plastic Pot)
Crassula capitella Red Pagoda is a branching perennial succulent. At first it looks like pink tinged rosettes and then later the leaves becomes pagoda shaped and turn red. It flowers at the ends of the up to 10 inch (25 cm) long pagoda chains. The tiny white flowers are up to 0.25 inch (6 mm) in diameter. While this succulent looks breathtaking, more care is needed to keep it healthy, reducing its position on our list.
6. Burrito Succulent, 2" Grower Pot, 2 inch by Shop Succulents
While the Burrito Sedum in 2″ pot is a top contender for cute succulent, the smaller and less uniform size leaves it on a lower position on our list, although how can you say no to those cute petals?
7. Small Desktop Artificial Succulent Plant with Natural Clay Pot from Allgala
Needing to care for a live plant may be too much added stress to your school life, so we added some artificial plants to the mix. This cactus offers a nice vibrant flower to add some color to your dorm.
8. Bornbridge Artificial Succulent with Ceramic Geometric Planter - Haworthia Succulent
Zero maintenance, a beautiful planter and the appearance of a succulent? This is another artificial low stress winner.
9. Small Desktop Artificial Succulent Plant with Natural Clay Pot by Allgala
This artificial plant offers multiple layers of leaves to try to mimic the natural appearance of a plant and comes out visually appealing. A nice addition for those looking for an artificial alternative.
10. Artificial Bonsai Juniper Tree by yoerm
Bonsai tree is often considered to bring good luck and wealth, two good things for students. As a faux plant no need to stress about caring for this one either!