People are not entirely aware of the extraordinary abilities of plants to create an excellent microclimate inside the house. In addition of oxygenating the air, apartment plants can absorb excess humidity.
Check out the best plants that can easily absorb humidity in your home:
Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum)
People say that this plant brings happiness and love. In addition, it absorbs humidity and destroys mold spores. Peace Lily will thrive in a temperature of 64.4 degrees Fahrenheit.
Coffee Tree (Coffea)
There are over 100 different types of coffee trees. People often choose Arabic or Congolese types, but harvesting can only begin after 5-6 years, so it’s advisable buying an older plant. The Coffe Tree needs shade and water. It absorbs excess moisture and gives off a wonderful tropical scent, especially during blooming.
This plant is a symbol of peace and pleasure. People believed in the past that Mytle was a sacred plant that brings back youth, giving travelers energy and good mood. Nowadays we know the real benefits of Myrtle: its leaves and flowers destroy microbes in the air, creating a healthy microclimate inside the home.
Bay tree(Laurus nobilis)
Bay is considered the symbol of glory, victory, and wealthy kingdom. This plant loves damp and shady areas. Water it only with room temperature water. In addition to humidity absorbtion, dried bay leaves can be used for cooking.
Lemon tree (Citrus limon)
The lemon tree is an excellent plant that gives off an extraordinary scent and absorbs moisture from the air. In addition, it purifies the air off harmful substances. The lemon tree loves the sun and needs to be watered regularly.
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