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Low maintenance plants - These aeoniums, papyrus, cordylines, kangaroo paws, and small palms need no fertilizer or pesticides—only occasional watering by a drip system and a little pruning. They also easily tolerate shifts from sun to rain.
Low maintenance: With any outdoor room, choose plants that have an undemanding nature so you can spend more of your time relaxing. The potted succulents that surround this space are drought-tolerant and need to be watered only once a month.
If your thumb is less than green, you can certainly hedge your gardening bets by planting hardy plants that will have a better chance of surviving the occasional lapse in watering or lack of fertilizer.