So you think you can kill even an artificial plant? Before you give up indoor gardening, check out some easy-to-grow house plants. These are great for the home or office.
Plants need thorough watering, even if it's delivered irregularly. Use tepid (room-temperature) water until it flows out of the drainage hole in the bottom of the container.
Use a diluted houseplant fertilizer. Follow the product instructions and precautions.
Wipe the leaves if they're dusty to keep them clean and able to breathe. Another purpose of regular grooming is to keep an eye open for pests and diseases.
Use this chart to determine the plants that will work best in your home.