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    27 Low-Maintenance Ways To Add Greenery To Your Home If You Have The Opposite Of A Green Thumb

    When you ❤️ plants but they don’t ❤️ you back.

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    1. A pack of artificial ivy garlands that'll turn your space into an earthy oasis. Reviewers love pairing them with fairy lights to make them that much more whimsical.

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    Get a pack of 14 from Amazon Canada for $24.96. Available in four pack sizes.

    2. A pair of neon lights that'll help you live out your dreams of owning some warmer climate species (plus that soft glow is just really, really comforting). They're battery powered, so they'll look neat and clean on your counter.

    a palm tree light and a cactus light
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    Get the duo from Amazon Canada for $36.99. Available in 27 styles.

    3. A secret kitty litter pot that'll look like less of an eyesore than a regular box. It comes with a fake plant that your fur baby won’t be able to destroy.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $132.

    4. An extra-large desk pad that'll help you pretend that your WFH situation is in a tropical setting. It's non-slip and water-resistant, so you won't have to worry about sliding or spills

    The plant desk pad in front of a computer
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.99. Available in six styles.

    5. A shower curtain that'll make your bathroom feel extra calming and lush. It's waterproof, so you won't even have to insert a liner.

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    It comes with 12 grommets and 12 hooks.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $28.99. Available in seven styles and in two sizes.

    6. And a microfibre leaf bath math that'll help absorb up all the extra drippage when you step out. You could also use it under the sink or by your bedside to keep your tootsies warm.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $25.99. Available in four colours.

    7. A set of cactus coasters that'll connect together to create a houseplant for the horticulturally hopeless. They'll keep your tables free of scratches, and protect them from watermarks and heat.

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    Get a set of six from Amazon Canada for $20.98.

    8. A tissue box cover that'll actually go with your fresh and bright aesthetic, instead of being an eyesore in the middle of the room.

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    Get it from Simons for $4.99.

    9. A pack of plant stickers that you can tack onto anything from your fridge to your phone. They're made of waterproof and UV-resistant material that can also be easily removed.

    two kids on a laptop that is covered in the stickers
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    Get a pack of 50 from Amazon Canada for $8.99.

    10. A pair of snack bags that’ll replace those plastic sandwich bags — both in functionality and looks! They have a zipper enclosure, so you won't have to worry about them accidentally opening and spilling your crackers all over the place.

    the cactus printed bags with a sandwich and carrot sticks inside them
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    Get a pack of two from Simons for $15.

    11. A paper vase craft kit that’ll give you something to do when you’re bored (and will result in a nice piece of home decor when you’re done). It’s a great activity to do with kids, and since all the pieces are pre-cut, it won’t require a ton of hard work.

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    Get it from Simons for $45.

    12. An epoxy resin starter kit, so you can create anything from jewelry to coasters and preserve your favourite flora forever. Reviewers love how fast and smoothly it hardens.

    earrings and necklaces made with the resin and flowers
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    The kit comes with 8oz bottles of casting epoxy resin and clear coating, two measuring cups, four mixing sticks, gloves and detailed instructions. Make sure you follow the safety instructions and wear the appropriate protective gear.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $46.99.

    13. A banana leaf print curtain that'll make you feel like you're on a dreamy tropical vacation. Reviewers love how the print comes to life when the sun shines through them.

    the banana leaf curtains on a window next to a wall and lamp
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    Get a panel from Simons for $25.

    14. A eucalyptus and lavender bundle that'll make your shower feel and smell extra refreshing by releasing natural essences when paired with steam. It’ll also look pretty displayed in a vase — plus, since it’s pre-dried, it won’t die on you.

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    Get it from MadameYouFleuriste on Etsy for $22.95+. Available in sizes S—XL.

    15. Some faux grass that'll make your balcony or deck look fresh and add some greenery (which is especially nice if you don't have a backyard). Reviewers use it for their fitness rooms and to give their pet a place to lay.

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    Get a 2x10-foot roll from Amazon Canada for $60.

    16. This verdure clock that'll make telling time a treat for the eyes. It's made of shatter-resistant plexiglass, so if it ever falls, you won’t have to worry about it smashing into a million pieces.

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    Get it from Alicia Bock on Society6 for $29.99+. Available in three frame colours and two hand colours.

    17. This floral wallpaper that'll add a fun pop of colour to an accent wall or a whole room. It's completely removable, so you won't have to worry if you change your mind in a few months.

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    Get it from RockyMountainDecals for $14.61+. Available in nine sizes.

    18. Or these individual decals, if you don't want to commit to full wallpaper or you have a small space to decorate. They're made of professional-grade commercial vinyl that won't leave a trace when you remove it.

    the decals on a wall in a bed room
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    Get a pack of three from WestCoastWalls on Etsy for $8.55+. Available in four other pack sizes.

    19. This faux pineapple plant that'll liven up your space. It looks real, but requires zero maintenance, so you can fake being a successful plant parent.

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    Get it from Simons for $14.

    20. A pack of sponge cloths that'll help you kiss paper towels goodbye (making them green in more ways than one!). They’ll hold up to 15 times their weight in water, so you’ll be able to clean big surfaces (like your counters or floor) in just a few swipes.

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    Get a pack of two from Simons for $10.

    21. A duvet cover set that'll turn your bedroom into a botanical dream space. It's made of 100% cotton, so it'll feel really comfortable and breathable on your skin.

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    It comes with two pillow covers.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $54.99+. Available in sizes twin–queen.

    22. And some velvet accent cushion covers to complete the look. Reviewers love how soft they are and say they're even brighter in person.

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    They have seamless zipper closures. Make sure to pick up some cushion inserts.

    Get a pair from Amazon Canada for $21.99. Available in 24 colours and in three sizes.

    23. These succulent candles that are so cute that you won't even want to burn them. They may look small, but each candle will last up to three hours, and they're unscented and smokeless.

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    Get a pack of six from Amazon Canada for $14.99. Also available in a pack of twelve.

    24. A Click and Grow indoor garden that'll help you grow your own veggies without digging up soil or even having to remember to water them. Plus, since it'll work all year-round, seasonal veggies will be a thing of the past for you.

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    "I have one of these and it's super simple to use, even if you don't have a green thumb. Just drop the included plant pods, fill it with water, plug it in, and let it get down to business. It only took a few weeks for my lettuce and basil to be harvestable and now, after a couple months of patience, my tomatoes are starting to bloom. I love it because a) it makes me feel like a successful gardener b) thanks to the reservoir, my plants won't die if I forget to water them for weeks, and c) now I have fresh herbs at my disposal at all times."—Alice Prendergast

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $259.95. Available in three colours and in a smaller size. It comes with three basil plant pods, three tomato plant pods, and three lettuce plant pods, but you can also purchase different plant pods.

    25. A trio of faux Monstera fronds that'll even survive in your basement. The stems each have a wire inside, so you can adjust and position them to your liking.

    the three fronds in a vase
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    Get a pack of three from Amazon Canada for $19.99.

    26. A set of cacti and succulent kitchen accessories that'll help you create a cohesive look in the kitchen (and protect you from burns and splatters). The straps on the apron are adjustable, so you won't have to deal with annoying readjustments while you cook.

    the set in a kitchen
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    Get the potholder for $5, the oven mitt for $14, and the apron for $14. All three are from Simons.

    27. A geometric print that'll add a fun pop of colour to your drab walls. It's printed on archival paper, meaning it won't fade or discolour over time.

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    The artist has a ton of plant-themed prints, so you can mix and match them if you want to create a gallery wall.

    Get it from City Art on Society6 for $24.36+. Available in five sizes.

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