Every home can benefit from having plants that have uses and look nice. There are some plants that can help keep the air in your home clean and some smell relaxing and peaceful. Every home can benefit from having plants unless you have allergies to the plant or to the soil that the plant is in.
Aloe Vera is a hardy plant that is a great houseplant and easy to keep and grow. The aloe plant is a plant that will survive if you forget to water it for a week. They can take dry conditions but may not like being too wet. The aloe vera plant can rot so it is better if it is kept dry. The aloe plant is nice to have because it promotes healing to skin that is burned, cut or blemished. You just cut a piece of the plant off and rub the juice on your injury.
Lavender is a pretty houseplant that smells nice. The fragrance of the lavender flowers is very relaxing and it can relieve stress. Put the lavender plant in your favorite resting spot and the fragrance with help you relax. Lavender plants can be hard to care for and may need special attention.
Peppermint plants can great to have on hand to make fresh tea. Keep a peppermint plant in your kitchen and it will spread a fresh fragrance. You can pick off a inch long piece and brew it into tea to help relieve a tummy ache. You can ease stomach aches with a cup of peppermint tea. The peppermint plant is very easy to take care of and you can easily have an abundance of peppermint in a short time.
Parsley plants are a nice plant to have in your kitchen to help with hives and hay fever. You can pick a piece of parsley and make it into tea to help lower the histamines that your body produces and therefore creates allergic reactions. Use the seeds of the parsley plant to make the tea. If you suffer from allergies it may help you to try some parsley tea to make them easier to live with.
Spider plants are hanging plants that clean the air and make a home a healthier environment. A spider plant will produce baby plants when the container that the plant is in gets too small. The babies are grown on a small branch that hangs from the mother plant. The larger the plant and the more babies it has the more air can be cleaned.