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15 houseplants for improving indoor air quality

NASA studied houseplants as a way to purify the air in space facilities, here are the plants that improve your indoor air quality best.

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12 houseplants that can survive even the darkest corner

Sansevieria Trifasciata This plant is good for your respiratory and immune system. It helps to reduce headaches and high blood pressure. Like aloe, it produces oxygen and removes carbon dioxide from the air at night. Your slumber will definitely be more restful with Sansevieria Trifasciata in your bedroom. This plant requires almost no care. Light helps its growth, but it does fine in the darkness too.

Snake plants and bromeliads make a strikingly beautiful combination in a planter alongside a modern glass staircase. As an added bonus the snake plants (AKA Sansevieria trifasciata) are one of the better plants at filtering out formaldehyde, which is found in many household products. Learn more about combining houseplants in creative ways for use in your home or office in this video.

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