Question about Plants for Beginners

Question about Plants for Beginners

I posted on Freecycle looking for easy plants and someone said they had a Jade and Fortnight Lily they could give me. Would these be suitable for a beginner like me? Thanks!
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

My Room!

My Room!

Help! Sawfly caterpillars are destroying my hollyhocks >:(

Help! Sawfly caterpillars are destroying my hollyhocks >:(

Creative planting

Creative planting

Paperwhites

Paperwhites

Gosh darn it all to heck!!

Gosh darn it all to heck!!