Air Purifying House Plants: 9 Best Air Cleansing Plants for Home & Offices

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AIR PURIFYING HOUSE PLANTS

It’s true that the toxic level in the air has increased over the years and our atmosphere is likely to be polluted most of the time.

But we can purify our home or office attire by including some beautiful house plants which work as air purifiers giving us fresh air to breathe with less amount of air germs.

Give your home a healthy breathe of fresh air with the following air purifying house plants. 

 

1. PEACE LILY 

peace lily Air Purifying House Plants

Peace Lily has a major relation to air pollution. 

Not only it is a calm looking plant but genuinely radiants peace by nature.

The peace lily is one of the top indoor plants for cleaning the air. 

Peace Lily grows in warm temperature and no need for direct sunlight.

In fact, if you see the leaves are turning yellow then it means it is receiving more sunlight than required.

This is such a beautiful plant that it can make a statement to your home or office.

 

2. BOSTON FERN

boston fern Air Purifying House Plants

This is an evergreen plant that is impossible to kill. 

Not only it absorbs harmful toxins but it also improves the humidity of the air.

So if you are suffering from dry skin or throat then it is best to plant this aesthetically beautiful Boston fern.

 

3. BAMBOO PALM

bamboo palm

You must have seen it as lucky bamboo tied up in small strings that look beautiful on an office desk. 

They do not need any direct sunlight and happy with just minimal water.

If the leaves are turning yellow then it indicates that it is getting more sun exposure than required.

 

4. ARECA PALM

areca plam Air Purifying House Plants

This is a wonderful indoor plant which is so beautiful that it adds colors to the interiors.

Safe for pets and a powerhouse in removing toxins. 

It does require almost daily watering.

 

5. RUBBER PLANT

rubber plant

Rubber plants are not very recommended if you have pets at home.

But they are great at removing toxins like formaldehyde.

Rubber plants require water once in a week or only twice in a month in winter seasons.

Leaves are shiny and very hard.

 

6. ALOE VERA

aloe vera

This is a very practical plant to keep.

From beauty treatment to hair loss to other medical benefits. Aloe Vera fits in everywhere.

Very easy to keep this plant. 

Aloe vera leaves are full of vitamins and purify the air too.

 

7. JADE PLANT

jade plant Air Purifying House Plants

Jade plants are mostly kept in succulents. It looks cute actually with small round-shaped leaves.

Jade plants too purify the indoor air pollution. 

So, this is perfect for your home office desk or any table.

 

8. MONEY PLANT

money plant Air Purifying House Plants

I love this plant. 

The heart-shaped beauty with its tendrils makes it so gracefull for an indoor gardening effect.

Money plant or Devils Ivy removes toxins as formaldehyde, benzene, and xylene.

 

9. FLAMINGO LILY

Flamingo lily

This is a beautiful evergreen plant with gorgeous flowers.

This plant requires a good amount of sunlight so it is best to keep at any window sill.

Best for humid regions. It requires ample water to keep its soil moist.

Flamingo lily is very effective in removing airborne toxins like xylene, ammonia and other toxins.

Just take care that no one including pets eats any part of the plant.

 

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