Green and fresh live!
Houseplants not only add to the good mood and coziness, but can still purify the air by keeping the harmful effects of household appliances and synthetic materials to a minimum. Here we have put together the specific, useful "skills" of the different plant species.
It has been proven that in an apartment where there are several green potted plants, the air becomes 40% cleaner. The most effective oxygen suppliers are Hlorofitum, Dieffenbachie, Fensterblatt, Benjamini, Aucuba, Kaladium.
They fight the bacteria
Many plant species release phytoncides - bactericides that fight bacteria. Anthurium, for example, destroys 70% of staphylococci. Place potted plants where they are away from children and pets because their sap is poisonous. The azalea destroys 70% of streptococci. The lemon trees, the rosemary, the hibiscus and the Dieffenbachie can successfully fight the harmful bacteria.
Cute pink flowers shows us this potted plant
Strengthen the immune system
The lemon tree, ivy and other species release phytoncides and essential oils into the air.
Green houseplants neutralize the ammonia exhaling the pets, thus reducing the likely diseases of the respiratory system. The azalea and the chrysanthemum can help.
Delicate red flowers
These protect us from the fungal spores
Aucuba japonica destroys the fungal spores, which fly freely in the air and cause coughing. This plant is characterized by lush growth and large foliage and you have to grow it on the ground floor, where the fungal spores are more and more.
They protect us from the pollutants that release the furniture. The ferns neutralize these emissions.
Rubber tree with large foliage
Did you know ...
The plants have a positive effect on the psyche. They somehow neutralize our negative feelings. The following species are among those.