5 Houseplants that Detox the Air in Your Lungs And Your Home! – Healthy Positive Mind –
House plants are not only decoration for home, the remove toxins that cause indoor air contamination. These five house plants are very powerful in removing harmful substances such as formaldehyde (found in plastics, carpeting and synthetic fabrics), which is listed as a possible carcinogen by the EPA.
1. SPIDER PLANT
It grows best in places with medium to bright light. These plants require regular watering and don’t forget to let the soil dry out between watering.
2. PEACE LILY
Blooms in medium light. Remember to keep the soil slightly moist.
3. BAMBOO PALM
It grows best in places medium to bright light; thrives in humid environments.
4. JANET CRAIG (CORN PLANT)
Keep in bright light but out of direct sun and don’t forget to let the soil dry out between watering.
5. MOTHER-IN-LAW’S TONGUE (SNAKE PLANT)
Very durable and grows well in all lights; be careful not to overwater.