Whether you set your house plants out last spring, for a summer vacation, or you got carried away with container gardening until pots competed with the cat for every sunny nook of patio space, the cool night temperatures mean it’s time to think about bringing tender plants back indoors. Chances are … Read more
No one sets out to kill a houseplant, yet most dead houseplants were killed by kindness. Gardening indoors is an artificial climate and all plants will need a period of adjustment. Expect to see a few leaves drop at first. The best thing you can do for indoor plants is to learn … Read more
It does not matter if you are single and live alone, or if you have a family with a baby or young children, indoor air quality should always be a concern. Even a clean home that is extremely well-kept has dust, pet dander and other particles constantly circulating through the … Read more
Yes, there are toxins in the air around us, but there’s a simple way to cut down on them — without a HEPA filter. According to the Wall Street Journal, “a growing body of global research is showing plants can reduce dust particles and contaminants, such as formaldehyde and benzene, that … Read more
The art of getting a home ready to sell it in the real estate market with special emphasis on the appearance and decoration of the home is called home staging. There is no doubt in the fact that if you have to sell your home you will have to make … Read more
In 1989 NASA released the results of a two-year-long study on the effects of indoor plants. Their findings proved that growing certain common varieties of plants indoors (including philodendron, spider plant, and golden pothos) help to reduce indoor air pollution. Their study was mainly focused on office buildings and the … Read more
This plant is among the most popular houseplants for its beautiful variegation, full foliage and thick stems. A popular houseplant for over 150 years, the Dumb cane is native to South America where it is commonly found growing in tropical jungles, especially in Brazil. With common names like Mother-in-Law’s Tongue and … Read more
All in-house plants need to be protected from harsh sunlight, dark rooms and draft. Sometimes plants tend to die indoors despite all the appropriate conditions to help them thrive. This is because a number of plants are not meant for indoor use, and will eventually die, if they remain inside the house. There are certain types of plants that do well ‘in and out-doors’ while some are best suited in their natural surrounding.
Here are types of popular house plants best suited for home décor.
Indoor plants not only add beauty to our living rooms, but also help in the reduction of air pollution, noise pollution, etc. They also act as de-stressing agents. There are many more benefits of having indoor plants. Having indoor plants at home, in the office has many benefits with respect … Read more