Everything to know about peace lilies [Brief Guide]


Peace lilies are beautiful plants that most people love to grow in their houses or like to keep in vases. If you also grow peace lilies in your house or want to grow them, you need to have all the essential information about them. You can also read an online peace lilies guide to know about them. 

Is peace lily a poisonous plant?

The peace lily is a mildly poisonous plant. If you consume this plant in a large amount, then it can cause you stomach irritation. It can also cause irritation in your respiratory system. If you have children or pets in your house, keep peace lilies far from their access. You don’t know when your pet or child consumes that plant in a large amount and gets some serious respiratory or stomach irritation.

Can peace lilies grow without soil?

Many people keep peace lilies in vases only in water, and yes, they can grow without soil. But water is necessary for them to grow. But it’s better if you keep that plant in the soil because if you keep that plant only in the water for a very long period of time, it may rot.

Peace lilies live how long?

You can’t predict the age of any living thing, especially the living thing like plants. Plants are very sensitive and require so much care. So, if you don’t take care of your plant, they become dead instantly. There is the average age of everything, and peace lilies also have an average age. They live from 3 to 5 years if you take proper care of your peace lilies. 

How can you take care of your peace lilies?

Follow the following tips to increase the life of your peace lilies:

Select a perfect place for your peace lilies – peace lilies are the plants which require a shady, moist, and hot place to survive. So, select a perfect place for your peace lily. 

Water carefully – peace lily does not require so much water, and their roots also rot in very less water. So, water carefully and don’t give them extra or very less water. 

Extra information:

  • If you are not getting flowers on your plant, then it doesn’t mean that your pant is unhealthy or dead. There are very few plants of peace lilies that grow flowers. If once your peace lily grows flowers, then these flowers last for almost 2 months. 
  • Keep this flower far away from your pets and children because they are very toxic. 
  • Don’t place them directly under the sun because peace lilies require a shady place to grow.


A peace lily is a beautiful plant, and people love to grow it in their gardens. This plant is poisonous, so keep it far from your pets and children. Peace lily can grow without soil (only in water) but prefer to place it in the soil. The average age of peace lilies is 3 to 5 years. If you want to take care of peace lilies, then place them in a shady, moist, and hot place and also water them carefully. Some peace lilies can’t grow flowers; it doesn’t mean that they are unhealthy.