10 Air-Purifying Plants for A Breath of Fresh Air!

Known for its ability to remove toxins like formaldehyde, benzene, and xylene from the air. It releases oxygen at night, making it ideal for bedrooms.

1. Snake Plant (Sansevieria)

Effective in removing formaldehyde, carbon monoxide, and other volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from the air. It's easy to grow and maintain. 

2. Spider Plant  (Chlorophytum comosum) 

Helps remove pollutants like formaldehyde, benzene, and trichloroethylene. It also adds a touch of elegance with its beautiful white flowers. 

3. Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum) 

A popular houseplant with heart-shaped leaves that helps eliminate formaldehyde, benzene, and carbon monoxide. Pothos is low maintenance and can tolerate various lighting conditions. 

4. Pothos  (Epipremnum aureum)

Efficient in removing formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene from indoor air. It requires bright, indirect light and regular watering. 

5. Areca Palm (Dypsis lutescens) 

Acts as a natural air humidifier, removing formaldehyde and other toxins. It requires indirect light and regular watering to thrive. 

6. Boston Fern (Nephrolepis exaltata) 

 Known for its soothing gel, it also helps filter formaldehyde and benzene from the air. Aloe vera is low maintenance and thrives in well-drained soil.

7. Aloe Vera  (Aloe barbadensis) 

Helps remove mold spores and airborne fecal particles, making it beneficial for individuals with allergies or asthma. It can be grown in hanging baskets or as a trailing vine. 

8. English Ivy  (Hedera helix) 

Known for its large, glossy leaves, it effectively removes formaldehyde from the air. It prefers bright, indirect light and moderate watering. 

9. Rubber Plant (Ficus elastica) 

Effective in filtering formaldehyde, benzene, and trichloroethylene. It's a tropical plant that requires bright, indirect light. 

10. Bamboo Palm (Chamaedorea seifrizii)