Our entire life depends on plants, and they are a vital resource for human well-being.
Their presence in the home cleanses the air from mold and toxins, release oxygen, and decorate the space.
Moreover, plants have a potential to eliminate the negative energy from the room, and provide calmness, relaxation, and happiness.
NASA conducted a study which examined the effects of domestic plants and discovered that most effective plants in filtering the air we breathe. Such plants get rid of various dangerous chemicals and pollutants in the air, as well as dust, and mold.
We will reveal the 6 most effective air-purifying plants, that you need to have in your home:
-Peace lilies (“Mauna Loa” Spathiphyllum) –This amazing herb eliminates toxins and chemicals from the air, as well as trichloroethylene and formaldehyde.
-Ficus (FicusElastica) – This awesome plant is very easy to maintain because of the fact that it does not need a lot of light. Ficus is extremely effective for cleansing the air of formaldehyde. However, make sure to be careful with it if you have pets or small children because this plant’s leaves can be poisonous.
-Aloe – This beneficial plant releases oxygen while absorbing carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, and formaldehyde. It is so powerful, that only a single plant can replace 9 biological air purifiers.
-Snake plant (SansevieriaTrifasciata “Laurentii”) – The snake plant is simply indestructible, as it is very resistant. It requires very little light to make photosynthesis, releases oxygen during the night and gets rid of toxins in the air.
-Ivy (Hedera Helix) – The ivy effectively eliminates at least 60% of the toxins in the air and up to 58% of feces particles within 6 hours.
-Spider plant (ChlorophytumComosum) – Even under a minimal light, this plant is able to make photosynthesis. Additionally, it absorbs toxins present in the air, like carbon monoxide, styrene, formaldehyde, as well as gasoline. What’s best about it is its ability to filter the air in about 200 square meters of space.
We strongly recommend that you place at least one of these plants in your bedroom, as it will help you enjoy numerous health benefits from its presence, such as significantly improved sleep.
Also, according to NASA, you should have 15 and 20 such plants in a 500 square meters area, so for instance, if you live in an 80 square meter area, you will need three or four of these natural air purifiers.