“Chinese New Year plants can help to conjure a festive mood in our homes,” says Jeremy Tay, founder and director of Singapore-based interior firm Prestige Global Designs.
Some of these auspicious plants are also seen as symbols of good luck. Whether you’re seeking for a quick and simple way to liven up your space or a last-minute house gift to bring for your house visits, these lush houseplants will do the trick.
1. Money tree
As its name alludes, the pachira money tree is commonly believed in feng shui practices to bring great prosperity and financial fortune to its owner. Easily identifiable with its braided slender stems and sprightly leaves, the plant’s straightforward care appeals even to those who don’t believe in feng shui. Due to its prosperous nature, the money tree is often found displayed in home offices or places of businesses.
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