Top 5 Air Purifying Plants for the Home

Welcome to Honey Gray's Houseplant guide! Here we'll cover the best houseplants for Air Purification. Houseplants are known for not only looking nice but also increasing the quality of your air.

Unfortunately, new studies have pointed to needing to own almost 100 houseplants but you can still make a great difference in your air quality with these featured plants.

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1. Snake Plant

How to Grow and Care for Snake Plant
Snake Plants are number one on this list because of how popular the plant is! These are very easy to take care of. Low water makes it perfect for new plant owners.
The Snake Plant comes in many sizes as well, ranging from baby plants for a desk and large plants that are very nice outside. The plant filters formaldehyde, xylene, benzene, toluene, and trichloroethylene.

2. Money Plant

Money Plant Air Purifier
It won't make you rich but it will definitely make your air better! NASA loves this plant, it's renowned for removing toxic chemicals from the air, specifically formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene.
As for care, avoid direct light and make sure to water weekly. The plant is also toxic to kids and pets so please keep this away! 

3. Spider Plant

Spider Plant Air Purifier
Non-toxic and the easiest to take care of. If you're new to houseplants definitely pick this plant up! It will also help with air purifying, removing both carbon monoxide and xylene. Pro tip: propagate the leaves and grow new mini spider plants!

4. Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera Air Purifier
Perfect for your skin and the air! Aloe Vera is also another air purifying plant that is easy to take care of. Aloe Vera juice is great for burns or sunburns. Keep this in the sun so that it thrives and grows to be very large. 

5. Fig Plants

The Fig Plant is very popular but hard to find. If you happen to have this plant, rest assured that it's made the list. You'll find improved air quality as well as a nice plant for your home. 
This plant isn't easy to take care of. Make sure to keep it in sunlight and try not to move it too much. 
Weeping Fig Air Purifier

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