Stephanotis floribunda

Six scented houseplants

Discover six houseplants to grow for their rich perfume, as well as their appearance.

Houseplants are definitely in vogue right now, thanks in part to the popularity of stylish ‘shelfie’ images on Instagram. There are many benefits to growing houseplants: they make a room feel more homely and welcoming, they help keep the air clean and they can even boost your mood. However, surprisingly few plants that cope well with indoor conditions are scented.

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