12 Vacation-Proof Houseplants
Meet some indoor plants you can safely leave while on vacation—without lining up a plant sitter.
Succulents and Cacti
Keep the home fires burning with this colorful succulent. As leaves mature, they shift colors from green, to gold and orange, and finally ripen to bright red. Bright light coaxes the best leaf hues from indoor plants. The thick leaves hint that you can leave this plant for a week or two with no watering worries. The formal name for this beauty is Crassula capitella ‘Campfire’.