Indoor House Plant Care
How To Care For Common And Exotic House Plants
Indoor House Plant Care made easy! Learn about the care of flowering and foliage house plants and make your living space healthier and cosier with plants.
I always loved house plants! Even as a
child I had a collection of different plants in my bedroom ranging
from spider plants, cacti to palm trees. I was always on the hunt for
new cuttings or resuscitating plants that other people were getting
I still keep many different varieties of house
plants. One plant, a Beaucarnea I have for at least 20 years and it
even moved with me from one country to another and from house to
house. I nearly have a personal relationship with it.
I will share some experiences and tips here with
Flowering House Plants And Their Care
Flowering plants are great for color and to
brighten things up seasonally. Here is a selection of different
plants with tips for their care and maintenance. Just click on the pictures...
real indoor plant gems. These plants with their exotic flowers are my personal favorites. Check out our orchid pages for
suitable varieties and their care.
Foliage House Plants
Leafy plants are usually more suited to indirect
light. Big leaves tend to burn in direct sunlight. Most of these
plants have originated from shaded areas like forests. So don't keep
them on a hot south-facing window sill.
Indoor plants have lots of benefits. They make you
feel more relaxed and optimistic. Studies have proven that house
plants are able to reduce stress levels. Looking at green plants will
make you feel calmer.
On top of that indoor plants improve the air
quality. Through their foliage they are able to purify the air and
remove toxins from household chemicals or paints. They also filter
dust out of the air and increase humidity levels.
So indoor plants are not only aesthetic, they are
also beneficial to your health! Lots of good reasons to fill your
home with house plants!