The ever hearty Pothos is an ideal choice for those challenged with keeping plants alive. The Pothos is easy to care for, hearty and grows rapidly. This plant is not too picky and can even grow without soil. An ideal plant choice for rooms with limited light, such as bathrooms and basements. The broad, variegated, heart-shaped leaves run along the vine-like plant that can extend for many feet if left to grow. They come in numerous varieties.