With the right plants, you can transform your balcony into an inviting space that thrives year round.
Balconies are one of the most challenging spaces to grow plants, and that’s why the secret to a successful balcony garden is to choose the right plants for the conditions. Whether your balcony is shaded or drenched in sun all day, you’ll find the right plants for your space below.
Most of these plants only require minimal watering and little or no fertilising. If you have failed at balcony gardening in the past, chances are it’s because you chose the wrong plants. So if you are ready to bring some nature into your life and your balcony, try these hardy, low-maintenance plants.
Honourable mentions also go to succulents to cactus, which are hardy, gorgeous and easy to keep in pots.