Indoor plants are an excellent aesthetic option to help transform your house into your home! In addition, there are many available options that include numerous health benefits and listed here are some of the standout options.
- ALOE PLANT
Most aloe plants have large, thick leaves, with tubular flowers that can be yellow, orange, pink, or red. A natural beauty, the Aloe is both easy to maintain and as a nice added bonus will help improve the air quality in your home! If the air around the aloe is filled with toxins, the leaves will begin to show brown spots as a warning.
- ENGLISH IVY
Ranked #5 on the NASA list of best air purifying plants, the English Ivy is capable of absorbing the very toxic chemical formaldehyde. Requiring almost no effort to keep living, the english ivy makes a great adornment to any living room!
- SPIDER PLANT
Already quite popular, the Spider Plant will live for a very long time while contributing to your air quality by eliminating nearby elements of deadly carbon monoxide.
- JADE PLANT
Popular amongst contemporary interior designers, the Jade Plant is easy to maintain and can grow to sizes bordering on massive! If you are in need of a plant to cover a large area, such as a garden wall, the jade is the plant for you. As an added bonus, the jade is known to attract ants. A jade plant in your garden is a nice option to keep destructive insects away from your home. For more information on insect control, click here.
- BOSTON FERN
Generally hung in a basket, the Boston Fern is a beautiful option to adorn your deck or living room. Acting as a natural humidifier, the boston fern will contribute to the moisture in your air by giving off water vapour as a waste product. This makes it a great option for those who suffer from bad allergies.
- CROWN OF THORNS
Considered one of the most beautiful house plants around, the Crown of Thorns is worldrecgonized for its abundant, vibrant blooms and its impressive array of different available colours. Requiring little effort, the crown of thorns is a great option for amateur or beginning growers anywhere!
Glenn Mitcham is an avid gardener and finds enjoyment in being able to share his experiences with those also interested in the entertaining world that is gardening and indoor decor. When not in the garden, you can find glenn enjoying some mountain biking or skiing.