Purify and Decorate: 3 Stylish Plants that Eliminate Air Pollutants in Your Home

Plants may not wear capes, but they sure do a fantastic job at purifying the air while adding a touch of beauty to your home.

Apart from the important role they play in earth’s ecosystems, some houseplants have super air-purifying powers as well as other therapeutic and cosmetic properties.

We’ve brought you 3 of the most powerful unsung heroes fighting air pollution, one leaf at a time.

I-Mother-in-Law’s Tongue: The Powerful Plant:

Mother-in-law’s tongue or “Sansevieria”. It is often praised for its air-purifying properties.

– Its leaves are long, upright, and sword-shaped. They are typically thick and fleshy with pointed tips.

– Sansevieria has the ability to release moisture into the air through the transpiration process.

– It can effectively remove indoor air pollutants like xylene, toluene, and nitrogen oxides.

– Sansevieria is easy to cultivate in apartments and offices and will replenish the oxygen levels in the air.

II-Chlorophytum Comosum:

Chlorophytum Comosum aka the spider plant. It doesn’t only add beauty to indoor spaces, but also has air-purifying qualities.

– Avoid watering it abundantly, and let the soil dry before you water it again.

– Chlorophytum Comosum converts carbon dioxide into oxygen, and that helps makes it more hygienic and pleasant to breathe.

– It is quite effective in eliminating carbon monoxide and formaldehyde from indoor air.

– It is a natural humidifier that can combat dry indoor air.

III- Aloe Vera:

Apart from being an air purifier, Aloe Vera can also offer the best natural solutions for your hair and skin.

– It requires good exposure to sunlight and regular watering.

– It is characterized by its power to eliminate harmful substances in the air, such as formaldehyde.

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Published by
Jack Newman