House Plants With Benefits
Did you know that plants do more than just spice up the aesthetics in your home? Many of them have amazing properties that promote wellness!
Here are some amazing plants that can help you as much as you help them!
1. Aloe Vera
Aloe vera is a succulent which means… you rarely have to water it! Perfect for those of you who have CRAZY schedules. Aloe vera plants contain a gel like sap that can heal cuts and burns!
2. English Ivy
English ivy has been shown to reduce air pollutants such as mold! And who doesn't want that?!?
3. Spider Plant
If you're anything like me, your first thought may be does this plant attract spiders?! No, it does not... your eight legged friends could not care less. The spider plant has been shown to remove benzene, carbon monoxide, formaldehyde, and xylene from the air!
4. Boston Fern
If you’re looking for a plant that is the BEST at removing formaldehyde from your home then look no further! Ferns have the “highest formaldehyde-removal efficiency”. And they look beautiful in any space!
5. Areca Palm
The areca palm is featured on NASA’s air purifying plant list (overachiever much?). This beautiful palm not only purifies your air, but adds humidity to the air as well in case you live in a dry place!
Go to your local farmers market to pick up some of these plants and support local businesses! Or, if you don’t want to leave the house, check out small businesses near you that need support and may even deliver!
Now is the time to support each other Clean Fit fam!