Best Air-Purifying Houseplants

In a study, scientists have suggested that selecting the right plant for indoor is very much important. As they can help to purify the house. Here are some of them listed below. 

1. Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera

Aloe vera can purify the indoor air naturally. This tropical succulent works well in any space, it just needs a sunny spot in your home. Aloe vera doesn’t require frequent watering, so it can be an ideal houseplant for beginners. Aloe vera leaves contain a gel that you can use to make your own skincare or haircare products as well.


2. Rubber Tree

Rubber Tree

Rubber trees have dark, glossy green, and burgundy leaves, they are known as Ficus Burgundy. This plant has been shown to absorb and break down harmful chemicals in the air. It has been found that this plant is recommended by NASA as one of the best for cleansing the air. You can clean the leaves regularly to give them a polished look and feel.


3. Queen Fern

Queen Fern

Queen Fern is one of the most effective indoor air purifiers. They are easy-to-grow plants. That prefers bright, indirect light, but can also survive in the direct sun if the soil is kept moist. Queen Fern may need watering more often. This wonderful-looking plant also serves best.


4. Red-Edged Dracaena

Red-Edged Dracaena

Red-Edged Dracaena is also known as Dragon Tree. This plant’s leaves have bright red trim. This evergreen is tropical in appearance that can flash color to your home. Red-Edged Dracaena can survive with or without sunlight and also requires very little water. That means this plant does not require much maintenance.


5. Gerbera Daisy

Gerbera Daisy

Gerbera Daisy is a cheerful burst of red, yellow, orange, or pink. When this plant is placed indoors it is useful in removing benzene and providing mood-enhancing beauty to the home. Gerbera Daisy can remove trichloroethylene and formaldehyde from the air. This plant does best in warm temperatures.


6. English Ivy

English Ivy

This elegant-looking plant is beautiful as a houseplant. English ivy is an easy-growing perennial vine. That is particularly effective at removing harmful chemicals found in the home. Which makes it the perfect air-purifying plant. It has also been found that ivy also helps fight mold levels in the house. English ivy can grow in full shade to full sun.

7. Flamingo Lily

Flamingo Lily

The Flamingo lily is also known as red anthurium. This beautiful-looking plant needs bright, indirect light, high humidity, and water to grow. As per NASA research, it has been found that flamingo lilies can cleanse indoor air of toluene, formaldehyde, ammonia, and xylene. This plant can bloom year-round and produces stunning red flowers that will light up your space.


8. Money Plant

Money Plant

Money Plant adds intrigue to the interiors. This plant is also known as Pilea Peperomioides. Money Plant is one of the most common air purifying plants in almost every household. As it is an extremely low-maintenance plant. The amazing thing about this plant is that it can strive almost in any condition like outdoors, underwater, in soil, anywhere. Thus it does best in bright, indirect sunlight. Money Plants bring luck and positivity.

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