I need to know what houseplants are safe for my 5 cats to be around. Can you help?

Asked by judi
Cumberland, MD

their are very few places in my house that the cats cant get to. what kind of plants will not hurt them if they decide to have a taste?


Andrea Vollf, LEED AP ID+C

Answered by Andrea Vollf, LEED AP ID+C

Schaumburg, IL

VK Sustainable Concepts

September 12, 2011


The ASPCA website has a large variety of plants that are safe for cats to mulch around and/or taste. Bamboo, cat grass and ginger are very popluar ones.

Are you planning to have them on the ground or are you creating a vertical garden?

Either way I would take a look at ASPCA website and consult with your local landscape supplier.

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