Improve The Air Quality With Houseplants


Houseplants add unmistakable living beauty with foliage and flowers to the inside of your house. Having a variety of houseplants is like growing a beautiful garden indoors. It is good to know, that plants can improve the air quality in our homes. Some of them are more effective for this purpose. Here we have a list with 6 houseplants for improving indoor air quality.


  1. Bamboo Palm(info & price): It removes formaldehyde and is also said to act as a natural humidifier.
  2. Snake Plant (info & price): It absorb nitrogen oxides and formaldehyde.
  3. Areca Palm(info & price): One of the best air purifying plants for general air cleanliness.
  4. Spider Plant(info & price): Great indoor plant for removing carbon monoxide and other toxins or impurities. Spider plants are one of three plants NASA deems best at removing formaldehyde from the air.
  5. Peace Lily(info & price): Peace lilies could be called the “clean-all.” They’re often placed in bathrooms or laundry rooms because they’re known for removing mold spores. Also know to remove formaldehyde and trichloroethylene.
  6. Gerbera Daisy(info & price): Not only do these gorgeous flowers remove benzene from the air, they’re known to improve sleep by absorbing carbon dioxide and giving off more oxygen over night.

7 Responses to “Improve The Air Quality With Houseplants”

  1. Dianne says:

    Number 1 is a “Neanthebella” palm. Common name is table palm, not Bamboo.

  2. Sigi says:

    Hi There
    You did forgot ALOE VERA plants
    Regards Sigi

  3. brenda says:

    1 – Bamboo Oalm
    2 – Snake Palm
    3 – Areca Palm
    4 – Spider Plant
    5 – Peace Lily
    6 – Gerber Daisy

  4. Suss says:

    In Sweden, the name is; Svärmorstunga regarding plant no.2, (Sansevieria trifasciata). The translation is “the tongue of Mother -in-law”. Sharp and poisonous…

  5. spookie says:

    Same thing in France for the name lol

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