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The ultimate guide for ZZ plant care

ZZ plant

The ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas Zamiifolia) is a beginner-friendly and low-maintenance houseplant that can really create a statement in a room. It thrives in darker places in your house and can live in places most other plants won't be able to grow. Due to their thick stems, they can survive without being watered for a very long time (weeks).

To give you the best chance to take care of this plant, we've broken down the caring process into a few different steps. These steps are designed to provide you with the most in-depth information to teach you everything you need to know about caring for your plant.

  1. How to care for a ZZ plant
  2. The five easiest houseplants for beginners

In this ultimate guide about a ZZ plant (Zamioculcas Zamiifolia), we'll cover everything you need to know about taking care for a ZZ plant.. We'll go over: watering, sunlight exposure, fertilizing, soil, and more. We'll also teach you to recognize signs that your ZZ plant isn't happy and you should adjust your caring routine to help your plant.

1. How to care for a ZZ plant

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How to care for a ZZ plant

The Zamioculcas Zamiifolia, or more commonly known as ZZ plant, is a low-maintenance plant that is perfect for low-light places. In this guide, we'll go over everything you should know about ZZ plants and how to grow them successfully.

Read "How to care for a ZZ plant"

2. The five easiest houseplants for beginners

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The five easiest houseplants for beginners

In this plant care guide, you'll find out what the easiest houseplants are for beginners. I've taken care of these plants myself and think anyone, no matter the level of experience, will be able to take care of them.

Read "The five easiest houseplants for beginners"

The ZZ plant at a glance

ZZ plant
Water when soil is completely dry
Prefers low-light places
No need to fertilize

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