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The Power of Plants

An introduction to natures great air purifiers. Bring the outdoors into your home today!

An introduction to natures air purifiers.

Bringing the outdoors into your home has never been more important. Caring for plants provides a sense of purpose and distraction and it’s rewarding mentally to see the plant you’ve cared for bloom and thrive.

We know that plants help clean the air through the process of photosynthesis and research conducted by NASA found that houseplants can remove up to 87% of inside air toxins in just 24 hours.

NASA conducted a series of experiments to see which plants would help with purifying the air in space stations. The experiment resulted in 8 house plants that were not only beautiful but the best at air purifying.

Great air-purifying plants are:

These are very common houseplants, easy to tend to and some may be available to buy in your local supermarket. Also, if your garden centre is closed, check to see if you can order online for delivery.

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