AIR PURIFYING INDOOR PLANTS
Several plants filter out common volatile organic compounds present in air. These plants can help clean indoor air in our home that is typically more polluted than outdoor air due to chemicals being used in washing, cleaning, decorating, spraying etc. houseplants are our most effective allies in keeping your household air clean and pure.
Snake Plant (Sansevieria Trifasciata ‘Laurentii’)
Snake plant is a carefree, tough succulent that grows almost anywhere. It is also called as mother-in-law’s tongue. This plant is one of the best for filtering out formaldehyde, which is common in cleaning products, toilet paper, tissues and personal care products. It thrives in low light and steamy humid conditions while helping filter out air pollutants. Ideal to be placed in bathrooms.
Bamboo Palm (Chamaedorea Sefritzii)
Chamaedorea seifrizii ‘Bamboo Palm’ is an attractive clumping palm with elegant green fronds. It is also known as the reed palm, this small palm thrives in shady indoor spaces and often produces flowers and small berries. It is excellent for filtering out both benzene and trichloroethylene.
Aloe (Aloe Vera)
The Mediterranean species of aloe from which aloe vera is extracted. Latin name is Aloe Barbadensis. This is an easy-to-grow, sun loving and juicy plant that clears Formaldehyde and Benzene. Formaldehyde and Benzene can be a byproduct of chemical-based cleaners, paints and more. Aloe is a suitable for a sunny kitchen window. The gel inside an aloe plant can help heal cuts and burns.
Spider Plant (Chlorophytum Comosum)
Spider Plants Spider plants make great houseplants. It has long narrow variegated leaves and clusters of plant-lets. Its Flowers are white and Latin name is Chlorophytum Variegatum. This is a very resilient plant, with lots of rich foliage and tiny white flowers. They are good at purifying the air in your home. The spider plant combats benzene, formaldehyde, carbon monoxide and xylene.