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18 Houseplants that purify indoor air!

May 7, 2018 — by Vaishali Nagpal


Hey Renomania lovers,

Today’s blog is gonna help you out for sure, as it is all about budgets and keeping your home full of natural air. We have a great replacement to your expensive electrical air purifiers, any guesses?

Ok! Let me tell you then today in this blog I will show you 18 houseplants which can be used for cleaning as well as filtering the natural air of your home. I am sure some of you must be having these already but what about others? Come on! go for it guys…

1. Common Name: Aloe Vera
  Botanical Name: Aloe Barbadensis

Aloe Vera

2. Common Name: Areca Palm
  Botanical Name: Chrysalidocarpus Lutescens

Areca Palm

3. Common Name: Baby Rubber Plant
   Botanical Name: Peperomia Obtusifolia or Ficus Robusta

Baby Rubber Plant

4. Common Name: Bamboo Palm or Reed Palm
  Botanical Name: Chamaedorea Seifrizii

Bamboo Palm or Reed Palm

5. Common Name: Boston Fern
  Botanical Name: Nephrolepis Exaltata Bostoniensis

Boston Fern

6. Common Name: Chinese Evergreen
  Botanical Name: Aglaonema sp.

Chinese Evergreen

7. Common Name: Corn Cane or Mass Cane

  Botanical Name: Dracaena Massangeana or Dacaena Fragrans Massangeana

 Corn Cane or Mass Cane

8. Common Name: Dwarf/Pygmy Date Palm

  Botanical Name: Phoenix Roebelenii

Dwarf/Pygmy Date Palm

9. Common Name: English Ivy
  Botanical Name: Hedera Helix

English Ivy

10. Common Name: Ficus Alii
    Botanical Name: Ficus Meleilandii Alii

Ficus Alii

11. Common Name: Gerbera Daisy
    Botanical Name: Gerbera sp. or Gerbera Jamesonii

Gerbera Daisy

12. Common Name: Golden Pothos
    Botanical Name: Epipremnum Aureum syn. Scindapsus Aureus

Golden Pothos

13. Common Name: Janet Craig

    Botanical Name: Draecana Deremensis

Janet Craig

14. Common Name: Kimberly Queen Fern
    Botanical Name: Nephrolepis Obliterate

Kimberly Queen Fern

15. Common Name: Marginata or Dragon Tree
    Botanical Name: Dracaena Marginata

Marginata or Dragon Tree

16. Common Name: Moth Orchid
    Botanical Name: Phalaenopsis

Moth Orchid

17. Common Name: Mums
   Botanical Name: Chrysanthemum sp. or Chrysanthemum Morifolium


18. Common Name: Peace Lily

   Botanical Name: Spathiphyllum sp

Peace Lily

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Vaishali Nagpal

Vaishali Nagpal

Vaishali is an Interior Designer who loves to share tips and ideas on the latest trends and fashions for the home.


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