Improving Air Quality in Your Home With Easy To Grow Plants
In today’s well sealed homes, during the winter we can have poor air quality from indoor toxins such as paint, upholstery, glues, and formaldehyde.
NASA tested the ability of houseplants to reduce indoor pollutants.
Lucky for us, some of the most efficient air cleaners are plants that
are easy to take care of.
These make excellent houseplants and are easy to care for. Indoor varieties do well in low-light conditions. They don’t need much water, if the soil remains damp, you doesn’t need to add water.
Air plants are extremely easy to grow and can be fun to decorate with. They can be placed in hanging glass balls, hanging open metal frames, or sea shells, you are limited only by your imagination. They need indirect sunlight, watered once a week and air circulation, so open terrariums only. I left mine in the sunroom during sub-zero temperatures and it survived beautifully.
This common house plant is easy to find. They look very similar to a
Philodendron. They do well in any type of light and can be grown in dry soil or vases of water. If you have a cat or dog that will chew on the leaves, avoid this one.