If you weren’t blessed with a green thumb but still love the look of indoor plants, your options are limited. While most faux plants look rubbery and less than lifelike, these realistic artificial plants give you the same look as live indoor plants—and you never have to remember when you last watered them.
1) Assorted Artificial Succulents
Thanks to their naturally waxy texture, succulents are one of the easiest artificial plants to fool people with. These realistic succulents from MyGift come in adorable geometric pots and look exactly like the real thing.
2) Silk Bamboo Tree
At over 5 feet tall, this artificial bamboo tree makes an immediate impression. The natural trunks and 1,040 hyper-realistic silk leaves make this faux plant look just like a living bamboo tree. Amazon customers gave it an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars for the realistic look.
3) Fiddle Leaf Fig
This 22-inch fiddle leaf fig looks as realistic as a living plant according to Amazon customers who gave the artificial plant 4.5 out of 5 stars on average. The real touch waterproof leaves have a realistic and detailed coloration and texture which lends to this faux plant’s real look.
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