Miminum Temperature for Indoor Tropical Plants

Minimum temperature requirements for indoor tropical foliage plants vary by species, but they generally do best in daytime temperatures between 70 and 80 degrees Farenheit and nighttime temperatures between 60 and 68 degrees. Flowering indoor tropical plants thrive in night temperatures slightly cooler, between 55 and 60 degrees.

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Marie Roberts is a freelance writer based in north central Florida. She has a B.S. in horticultural sciences from the University of Florida. Roberts began writing in 2002 and is published in the "Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society."