Put These Plants in Your Bedroom And You'll Sleep Better

Peace lily’s flowers boost humidity. This eliminates airborne allergens. The moisture emitted by her blooms relieves an irritated nose and throat. Peace lily reduces mold spores by 60 percent. Her leaves absorb the spores, then transport them to her roots for food. Peace lily filters toxic chemicals present in grooming products. When peace lily is happy, she waves white flower flags.

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How to Care for a Peace Lily Plant

Peace lily, natural air purifier and virtually impossible to kill (I've had mine for 5 years :-))

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10 Houseplants That Can Survive in Even the Darkest Corner

If you often forget to water your plants, pick up one of these low-maintenance ones: It actually needs to dry out between waterings, meaning you can wait longer. - HouseBeautiful.com

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Top 10 NASA Approved Houseplants for Improving Indoor Air Quality

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Top 20 Hard to Kill Indoor Plants l

Gina's peace lily has been going strong for over 6 years and the best thing about this plant is it shows you when it needs water (all the arms of it just ...

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How to make your own little home aquaponics set up

On the weekend having moved into a new apartment and having to get rid of my old aquaponics set up. It was time to build a new one. So I decided to go with something decorative. What you need * A large net pot * A large glass fish bowl or vase * decorative rocks to hold the plant in place (larger rocks are better, as they are easy to move when you need to feed the fish) * Small air pump to keep the tank oxygenated * Peace Lily * Small Fish

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Care for Peace Lilies

How to Care for Peace Lilies Mist the leaves several times a week with a spray bottle. Peace lilies thrive in the high humidity levels of the tropics, so, in addition to watering the soil, regularly mist your lily with a spray bottle to replicate the humid air of the rain forest. Mist your plant more frequently in the summer growing season - the more water you can supply the blooms, the healthier it will be.

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1. Bamboo Palm - removes formaldehyde, acts as a natural humidifier. 2. Snake Plant - absorbs nitrogen oxides and formaldehyde 3. Areca Palm - one of the best for general air cleanliness 4. Spider Plant - removes carbon monoxide and other toxins or impurities 5. Peace Lily - removes mold spores, formaldehyde and trichloroethylene 6. Gerbera Daisy - removes benzene, improves sleep by absorbing carbon dioxide and giving off more oxygen overnight

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