Green thumb or not, everyone can agree on the beauty of indoor plants. Here are 35 indoor plant quotes to inspire you to add the houseplant spice in your home.
Ever since lockdown started millions have turned to plants for some needed R&R. Indoor plant price has even skyrocketed because of it. Naturally, however, indoor plants have given people a sense of comfort and provide an escape from all the uncertainty. Some even say that it’s their form of daily meditation.
Indoor plants also help to fill the space in our homes. It’s an easy way to add texture, color, and dimension to our space. It can, as they say, be the wow factor in interior design.
In line with this, here is a compilation of quotes about indoor plants, and a social media caption for indoor plants you can read through!
7 Funny Quotes About Indoor Plants
#1 “I thought I was pretty cool until I realized plants can eat the sun and poop out air.” — Jim Bugg
#2 “One who can’t control the urge to buy more plants they don’t need. Again.” — Anonymous
#3 “Life is too short, buy the house plants.” — Hello Miss May (Instagram)
#4 “I have these plants in my house that are dying, so having a robot butler to water them when I’m away would be pretty handy.” — Cary Fukunaga
#5 “Plants are solar-powered air purifiers whose filter never needs replacing.” ― Khang Kijarro Nguyen (Goodreads)
#6 Gardening requires lots of water – most of it in the form of perspiration. — Lou Erickson
#7 “We come from the earth. We return to the earth. And In between, we garden” – Unknown
16 Social Media Caption for Indoor Plants
When it’s time to pull out your phone and flex your plant babies in social media, here are possible captions for indoor plants quotes you could use:
Captions for Flower Images:
#1 “I must have flowers, always and always.” — Claude Monet
#2 “I love you a lily more each day.” — FTD
#3 “Where flowers bloom so does hope.” — Lady Bird Johnson
#4 “The Earth laughs in flowers.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson
#5 “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” —Audrey Hepburn
#6 “Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower and draws all good things towards you.” — Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
#7 “Advice from a sunflower: Be bright, sunny, and positive. Spread seeds of happiness. Rise, shine, and hold your head high.” — Anonymous
#8 “When life hands you manure, grow daisies and thrive…” – Anonymous
#9 “I love spring flowers: Daffodils and hyacinths are the ultimate flowers for me. They are the essence of spring.” — Kirsty Gallacher
#10 “Somedays, I am the flower. Some days, I am the rain.” – Pavana
#11 “If a plant is sad, do other plants photosynthesize with it?” — Anonymous
#12 “I be-leaf in you.” — Anonymous
#13 “I can’t make it. I’m busy tonight (staying home with my plants).” — Anonymous
#14 “I promise I’ll try to keep you alive.” — Anonymous
#15 “I never want you to leaf me.” — FTD
#16 “I’m telling you once and floral, I’m a proud plant parent.” — Anonymous
12 Noteworthy Indoor Plant Quotes
#1 “I grow plants for many reasons: to please my soul, to challenge the elements or to challenge my patience, for novelty, or for nostalgia, but mostly for the joy in seeing them grow.” — David Hobson
#2 “When I get up early, I appreciate the quiet time to enjoy a coffee or water my plants.” — Christina Tosi
#3 “We may think we are nurturing our garden, but of course it’s our garden that is really nurturing us.” – Jenny Uglow
#4 “If I had a flower for every time I thought of you… I could walk through my garden forever.” — Alfred Lord Tennyson
#5 “Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfill good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them.” – Liberty Hyde Bailey
#6 “I love to think that animals and humans and plants and fishes and trees and stars and the moon are all connected.” — Gloria Vanderbilt
#7 “Plants cry their gratitude for the sun in green joy.” — Astrid Alauda
#8 “Your mind is a garden. Your thoughts are the seeds. You can grow flowers or you can grow weeds.” – Unknown
#9 “Despite the gardener’s best intentions, Nature will improvise.” ~Michael P. Garafalo
#10 “Just because you’ve only got houseplants doesn’t mean you don’t have the gardening spirit — I look upon myself as an indoor gardener.” — Sara Moss-Wolfe
#11 “A beautiful plant is like having a friend around the house.” — Beth Ditto
#12 “My green thumb came only as a result of the mistakes I made while learning to see things from the plant’s point of view.” — H. Fred Dale
Wrapping It Up
There are a few things that can take someone’s home to the next level- a Roomba, a bidet, but most important of all are houseplants. Indoor plants give our homes some needed boost of color and dimension. It also helps to improve air quality in our space.
Sure it may take some time to get accustomed to the care of such; but when you start, you may never stop!