8 Auspicious Plants for the Lunar New Year

Bring 'Huatness' home with these pretty and easy-to-maintain plants.

Four Season Lime

Also known as “Kamquat”, the Four Season Lime are one of the most popular plants for the festive season. A pot at home is believed to draw in wealth and good luck through the seasons.

Light Preference : Semi-Shade to Full Sun

Water Preference : Little to Moderate Water

Anthurium or Flamingo Lilies

Flamingo Lilies come in auspicious red or pink, symbolizing prosperity. These plants with blossoms shaped like little hearts can also remove formaldehyde, xylene and ammonia from the air, making it great for purification while beautifying your space.

Light Preference : Semi-Shade

Water Preference : Moderate Water

Moth Orchid

The Phalaenopsis, commonly known as Moth Orchid, are among the easiest orchids to grow. Its petals resembles the wings of a butterfly, symbolising spring, happiness and longevity, and is a beautiful centrepiece flower for any space.

Light Preference : Semi-Shade

Water Preference : Moderate Water

Jade Plant

This South African native is highly popular for its hardy succulent nature and emerald green leaves which resemble the shape of jade stones. Also known as Crassula, the plant is regarded as a symbol of prosperity, wealth and fortune.

Light Preference : Semi-Shade to Full Sun

Water Preference : Little Water

Chinese Evergreen

Perfect for indoors, the Chinese Evergreen or Aglaonema are believed to usher in luck and prosperity with its bright red and pink hues.

Light Preference : Semi-Shade

Water Preference : Moderate Water, Occasional Misting

Chrysanthemum

These vibrant and bright blossoms add instant festivity to the office or home. The plant is said to symbolise longevity, while those with gold blooms represent wealth and prosperity.

Light Preference : Full Sun

Water Preference : Moderate Water

Guzmania or Pineapple Flower

We all know that Pineapples are auspicious fruits as their name “Ong Lai” in Hokkien means “good fortune arriving”. Bring the Pineapple Flower home for a smooth sailing year ahead. These plants are also relatively easy to maintain.

Light Preference : Semi-Shade

Water Preference : Lots of Water, Occasional Misting

Zamioculcas

This stunning herbaceous evergreen plant is a well-liked indoor plant with glossy and bright green symmetrical leaves. It is also one of the favourite picks during CNY for bringing good luck.

Light Preference : Semi-Shade

Water Preference : Little Water

CNY Plants now available
at Love in a Bottle (#01-41) at Millenia Walk
While stocks last
The above mentioned shop(s) can be found at:

Related Articles

Give your sofa the makeover it needs for the holiday season

View Article

Meidi-Ya Opens at Millenia Walk

View Article

The Ultimate Guide to Wood Slabs

View Article