Colder days that occurred, forced us to spend more time indoors and we are in a variety of toxins, which in small amounts and can cause health problems and thus affecting the quality of life.
In addition, there are also harmful radiation televisions and computers that surround us at home and at work.
Here’s how, thanks to some of the most famous plants can effectively remove various toxins from the air.
Sansevieria or sword or a snake that is also called the plant oblong and fleshy erect leaf purifies the air of benzene, formaldehyde and trichlorethylene.
Otherwise, it is not difficult to maintain, well tolerated sun and shade, and you can fearlessly place close to a radiator, because the flower does not like a lot of moisture.
Devil’s ivy is a popular climbing vine that decorates many homes and filtered air from benzene and formaldehyde which is for instance present in cigarette smoke. It is believed that the devil’s ivy brings happiness. He does not need a lot of light, but it definitely should be watered regularly.
The leaves are poisonous to him but the plant should be kept away from small children and pets.
Peace lily is a room plant known for its elegant white flowers, but even more famous for being fed with harmful radiation and is ideally placed next to the TV screen or computer monitor. In addition, Peace lily absorb benzene, trichlorethylene, and ammonia (often present in the cleaning agents), as well as xylene, and toluene, which in a very small amount may cause nausea, and fatigue.
The juice of the plant in contact with skin causes irritation and if swallowed parts of the plant, it will cause pain in the stomach but should be careful if you have small children and pets.
Bamboo palm is a tropical plant and one of the best green air purifier from which perfectly filtered formaldehyde, trichlorethylene, xylene and toluene. Although should provide enough light, do not dare to place it directly to the sun. It is suitable for those who love cats, because its leaves are harmless to cats. This attractive plant brings a touch of summer at home, creating a warm atmosphere for even the coldest winter days.
Gerbera flower have beautiful colors to brighten up the space, but it also clean from harmful substances in the air. Good absorbs harmful compounds that are found in cigarette smoke. There are about 100 different species of gerbera, and are usually yellow, pink, red, orange and white. Did not need much care, love sunny positions and may be submitted by the heat, just enough to be watered.
Ivy is a climbing species that typically grows around the house, but can be grown as a house plant and its delightful heart-shaped leaves make a nice decoration in the room. In addition to the healing, our home will be cleaned of all the harmful and toxic substances in the air.
Dracena is a tropical plant originally from Madagascar and filtered many internal toxins. including formaldehyde. It’s great decoration in any home, and can grow up to 3 meters. Should avoid direct light, drafts and cold.
Aloe Vera is a perfect eater of various harmful compounds from the air, including the airing of TV screens and computer monitors.
In addition, we can use it to treat burns, as well as making skin cream.