Houseplants to keep your bedroom cool during hot summers

English Ivy

A versatile trailing plant perfect for bedrooms, known for releasing oxygen and purifying indoor air. Thrives in moderate to bright light and appreciates humidity.

Snake Plant

With bold foliage and low maintenance needs, it's an ideal addition to any bedroom. Requires indirect light and minimal watering.

Aloe Vera

This soothing succulent is not just for skincare but also adds a touch of green to bedrooms. Requires bright light and infrequent watering.


Hardy and easy to care for, with glossy vines that drape beautifully. Tolerates moderate to low light conditions and prefers drying out between waterings.

Philodendron Birkin

Featuring lush green leaves with white stripes, it's a fast-growing plant perfect for bedside tables. Needs mid-bright to indirect sunlight and weekly watering.


Instagram-favorite glossy plant, requires moderate light and weekly watering. Note: Avoid if you have pets due to potential irritation.

Peace Lily

With glossy leaves and white flowers, it's excellent for air purification and forgiving for new plant owners. Thrives in well-lit areas and needs watering when the top inch of soil is dry.

Rubber Plant

Hardy and dramatic, it adds flair to small bedrooms. Prefers bright, filtered sunlight and watering when the soil is slightly dry.