A plant can add a nice decorative touch to any room in your home, but its job doesn’t end there. Plants can do a great job filtering out harmful components of the air you breath. Almost every plant can purify the air we breath. However, there are certain plants that does this way better than other plants. Here are some of the best plants at purifying and filtering the air we breath.
1. Spider Plant
This plant filters out formaldehyde, xylene and toluene from your indoor air and is known to be one of the most effective air cleaners (according to NASA).
2. Rubber Plant
A beautiful plant from South Asia with large, dark green and burgundy waxy leaves.
3. Areca Palm
The Areca Palm is a species of palm trees that is known for its green leaves and yellow stems, so it’s called “Golden Cane”.
4. Bamboo Palm
This plant thrives in shady indoor spaces so it would be a great addition to your living room.
5. Heart-leaf Philodendron
This plant is extremely easy to take care of, which made it very popular. It’s also very beautiful having heart shaped leaves.
6. Moth Orchids
The great thing about orchids, is that they are one of the few flowers that are safe to be digested by pets.
7. Kimberly Fern Queen
This plant looks so classy that you can put it anywhere.
8. Chinese Evergeen
This is an easy plant to grow as long as you water it regularly and keep it warm.
9. Barberton Daisy
10. Peace Lily
Peace Lily is so easy to grow, and it has beautiful white flowers. It would be a great addition to your living room.
11. Dwarf Date Palm
Like the Spider Plant, the Dwarf Date Palm filters out formaldehyde, benzene, and xylene.
12. Snake Plant
13. Aloe Vera
15. Cornstalk dracaena