Natural Air Purifiers: Air-purifying indoor plants


The Natural way to purify air is More and more plants, especially these indoor plants. Purifying indoor plants reduce levels of CO2 and increase relative humidity. 

1.Holy Basil (Tulsi)

Tulsi is one of the excellent air-purifying indoor plants. It gives out oxygen for four hours a day along with the formation of nascent oxygen which absorbs harmful gases like carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide and sulfur dioxide from the environment. This plant is also used as a mosquito repellent. It has a number of medicinal benefits too.

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Areca Palm is a natural cooler that can remove xylene and toluene from the atmosphere. This plant can not just filter the air around but also add moisture to the surroundings, absorbing all the toxins, leaving the air clean and fresh.

3. Money Plant (Epipremnum Aureum)

The plant called as money plant of different reason as it sort of life giving plant. the humble money plant grows indoors and needs only indirect light and little water to survive. It is known to clean the air from toxic pollutants and can grow in water too. Since it has the ability to spread like a vine

4. Snake Plant/Mother-in-Law’s Tongue

5. Aloe Vera

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7. Spider plants

Spider plants are among the easiest houseplants to grow, making them a great choice for beginners or forgetful owners. A fan of bright, indirect sunlight, spider plants will send out shoots with flowers that eventually grow into baby spider plants or spiderettes.

Pollutants removed: formaldehyde and xylene


8. Garden Mum:

In the NASA research, this plant was an air-purifying champion, removing ammonia, benzene, formaldehyde, and xylene from indoor air. Popular and inexpensive at local nurseries, they can be planted outside after they’re finished blooming.