Indoor Plants for Shady areas

Indoor Plants for Shady areas

By Kathleen Mierzejewski If you live in an apartment or any other setting that doesn’t allow for much gardening, you might wonder, “What plants can I grow indoors in the shade?” There are many indoor plants for shade that you can actually grow well inside. Shade Plants for Inside Some of the more popular indoor plants that like relatively little light would be the Aglaonema, or Chinese evergreen plant. There are a lot of different varieties of the Aglaonema. They have really pretty …

Indoor plants effects on depression

Indoor plants effects on depression

PLANT TOXIC PART SYMPTOMS HOUSE PLANTS Hyacinth, Narcissus, Daffodil Bulbs Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea. May be fatal. Oleander Leaves, branches Extremely poisonous. Affects the heart, produces severe digestive upset and has caused death. Dieffenbachia (Dumb Cane), Elephant Ear All parts Intense burning and irritation of the mouth and tongue. Death can occur if base of the tongue swells enough to block the air passage of the throat. Rosary Pea, Castor Bean Seeds Fatal. A single …

Indoor plants South Africa

Indoor plants South Africa

Houseplants tend to be from the same few places over and over again: Southeast Asia is popular, as are Central America and Brazil. But one of the richest sources of houseplants, particularly succulent houseplants, is the southernmost segment of Africa. South Africa lucks out because it has the Karoo, a very dry inland section of the southern end of the continent. The westernmost section of the Karoo (which is actually called the Succulent Karoo) is very dry, hot, and windy, and …

Indoor plants for health benefits

Indoor plants for health benefits

Indoor Plants Clean The Air The health benefits of live plants in the home and workplace have been widely studied and documented by such reliable resources as NASA since the 1980 s. For a fraction of the cost of artwork, furniture, or architectural renovations, plants can imbue an office environment with warmth and color while providing significant health benefits. Psychological benefits include providing workers and customers with a sense of comfort and nurturing, and transforming …

Indoor plant containers UK

Indoor plant containers UK

© 1982-2012. Plant containers website designed by Keith Wheatley. All rights reserved. All products subject to availability. Plantcontainershop.com is a trading name of Wheatley Rent A Plant, 26 Copthorn Avenue, Park Lane, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire. EN10 7RA. Tel: 66. Fax: 76. Plus delivery and vat at 20% Please click on the image text for full details. The plant containers on this website are primarily for interior and exterior landscaping for offices, hotels and restaurants …

Philodendron indoor plants

Philodendron indoor plants

Philodendrons are among the most popular, tolerant, and durable of all house plants. There are many different species of Philodendrons, each possessing it s own characteristics as to leaf size, shape or coloring. Some species climb while others remain in more of a shrub shape. What Philodendrons all have in common is there ability to survive neglect and adverse conditions. Growing Requirements for Philodendron Plants Most Philodendrons are native to the jungles of tropical America …

Rubber tree plant Care Indoor

Rubber tree plant Care Indoor

Rubber Tree Plant Description A rubber tree plant is commonly used as a housebound potted plant. It is a relatively large tree plant which is thick and shiny. Its leaves are of an oblong shape and the tips of the leaves are very pointy. The coloring of its leaves is of a dark green shade. They should be planted inside a large pot having its own container. The soil which a rubber tree plant thrives in best is normal gardener’s house plant soil with a touch of coarse sand. Rubber …

Indoor Plant Encyclopedia

Indoor Plant Encyclopedia

Foreword Greener Living With Plants Greener living with plants — who wouldn t want that? Flowering and leafy plants give us so many opportunities to create an agreeable environment. They delight us with the beauty of their decorative form, their color, their perfume. Happy are those who possess a garden they can transform into a piece of paradise. Yet, it is also possible to create green and flowering oases — spaces that will make you the envy of all — in and around the house: …

Good indoor plants for Smokers

Good indoor plants for Smokers

Indoor plants for cleaner air Gerbera daisies are good for removing benzene and trichlorethylene from indoor air. An example showing peace lilies used in a shopping mall to improve air quality. The office buildings, condominiums and homes of today are all very energy efficient, tightly sealed pollution traps. Scientists are now calling this Sick Building Syndrome. Many dangerous vapours occupy these places, emitted by building materials, cleaning solvents, furniture, carpeting …

Decorating with Indoor Plants

Decorating with Indoor Plants

Plants bring life and greenery to any home. Here are some suggested house plants 1. Bamboo Palm 2. Snake Plant 3. Areca Palm 4. Spider Plant 5. Peace Lily 6. Gerbera Daisy How to Display Them 1. westelm 2. dwellinggawker.com 1. johanna-vintage.blogspot.fr. 2. anthropologie 3. decor8blog.com 1. 2. gardening.allwomenstalk.com Decorating Ideas 1. lavidaencraft.com 2. thedesignchaser.com checksandspots.com Haddon Interiors Jessica Helgerson Interior Design