The house in the urban areas is getting smaller and smaller these days and there is hardly any space to live, let alone gardening. So, the only closest thing we have to it is “Indoor Plants”.
Also, “pollution” is one of the major problems that our generation is facing and our country, India, is only elevating upwards in terms of ‘Countries with the Highest Pollution’. So, the best way to tackle this is by planting indoor plants as they absorb the highest amount of pollution and require less sunlight, thus, making them very low maintenance.
Okay, enough of the introduction. Let’s get into the list!
Here are the must have indoor plants for a good health which you can grow inside your house without worrying much about watering them & providing them sunlight:
1. Money Plant
If you have never heard of this plant, then you must have been living under a rock, because everyone knows this plant. But what everyone doesn’t know is that its actual name is “Devil’s Ivy”.
The reason why it’s called a ‘Money Plant’ is because its leaf looks like a coin shape.
Money Plant is considered best for purifying the air, polluted with synthetic chemicals from furniture and cleaning solutions. Along with it, it energizes the home by increasing the oxygen inflow.
The best thing about this plant is that it doesn’t only cover less area but also, gives an aesthetic look to your house. Plus, it only needs water to grow!
Get it on Amazon India for ₹325.
2. Snake Plant
Don’t worry, this plant won’t attract the snake to your house. Duh, my humor!
It’s called ‘Snake Plant’ because of the shape of its leaves, and because of their sharpness. It is botanically known as ‘Sansevieria Trifasciata’.
This is a must-have plant in your bedroom for the following reasons:
- Air Purifier (approved by NASA)
- Release Oxygen at Night and Absorb CO2
- It doesn’t require much sunlight and water.
Get it from Amazon India for ₹395.
3. Aeonium Plants
This plant comprises of the various genus and all of these are succulent, thus making it suitable to keep inside the room. Also, it requires very less water( but keep this plant near a window so that it gets a sufficient amount of light).
The 2 best things about this plant is:
- It releases oxygen at night which makes you sleep better.
- It’s excellent in absorbing moisture from your room (thus, making it fresh all the time)
Get it from Plantslive for ₹299.
4. Spider Plant
Also known as Chlorophytum Comosum, this plant is one of the best suited indoor plants as it can be used in a hanging pot, that’s why it is also known as Aeroplane plant. It does not require much sunlight, thus making it very easy for it to grow indoor.
Get it from Amazon India for ₹369.
5. English Ivy Plant
This plant requires shade and can spread in your entire room, as it’s a superb climber. It requires soil rich in organic matter. So, if your soil lacks organic matter, add compost in the soil before planting this plant.
With some patience, you can see it growing up to 50 feet.
Get it from Amazon India for ₹330.
Okay, now watch all of these indoor plants grow inside your room and notice, how much do they improve your health!