Almost every house has indoor flowers and plants. They carry not only an aesthetic function, introducing a piece of nature into the home, but also improve the microclimate, moisturize and purify the air. Depending on the species, they have a different effect on the home atmosphere, but experts presented a number of flora that best cleans the air of trichlorethylene, formaldehyde and benzene, which are found in large quantities in the apartment.
Flower List for Home
Various studies have shown that the following plant species affect the microclimate of a home best:
- Spathiphyllum Wallis;
- Epipremnum is golden;
- Garden chrysanthemum;
- Ficus elastic;
- Sansevieria is three-lane;
- Bamboo palm tree;
- The aglaonema is moderate;
- Chlorophytum crested.
If there are various plants in your home, care for them is also not the same. To make it easier, you can create a special watering and dressing schedule in which to indicate on which days, which flowers and how to care, and then it will be much easier for you to maintain the life of your home flora.
Tips for placing indoor plants in the house
For every 10 square meters. meters of the area of your home should be a flower in a pot with a diameter of at least 15 centimeters. This does not mean that you need to arrange single pots with plants around the perimeter of the rooms. It is better to place several colors on the windowsill. It looks more harmonious and better for air purification. From time to time it is required to remove dust from the stems and leaves of plants and arrange a shower for them, but at the same time, the earth in the pot should be covered with polyethylene so that useful trace elements are not washed out of the soil with running water, and also not to flood the roots of the flora. Depending on the time of the year, plants need to be sprayed with plain water: in the winter it can be several times a week, and in the summer several times a day for normal maintenance of the humidity level.
Experts advise to place activated carbon in a pot for some plants. In this case, the efficiency of air purification is increased. When choosing this or that type of flora, you need to take into account whether there are children, pets or allergies in the house. You need to make sure that the new flower does not harm the health of households.
So, if you are thinking about cleaning the air in the apartment, of course, you can buy expensive filters and humidifiers. However, there is a more reliable, traditional and cheaper way. This is to place more plants in the house. They will not only improve the microclimate, but also bring joy, and greenery is always pleasing to the eyes and relieves tension for vision.