Indoor plants

Living indoor, with quite warm temperatures, it is easy to notice that we are often talking about tropical or semi-tropical plants. Taking care of their growth requests attention and precision. There are lots of factor to be taken on account when growing houseplants such as soil, water, light, moisture, humidity and pots. In this section you will find detailed data sheet where you can read everything about the most important and diffused houseplants, their growth and bed out time; climate, watering, position and light they need; parasitic that could affect them and ways to fight against to grant you healthy plants.As we said before, houseplants fulfill many purposes from decorative scope to health presidiums. It seems to us that stay at home could be the safer way for our health. Actually there are lots of pollution factors indoor generated by household electrical appliances, ... continua

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    • Gardenia

      Gardenia Gardenia grows well in a temperate climate because it needs sunlight and warmth, but it has to be ke
    • Poinsettia

      Poinsettia Euphorbia Pulcherrima is better known as poinsettia. In particular, some cultures tend to name this
    • Turmeric

      Turmeric Turmeric needs hot temperatures but not too dry because it comes directly from tropical areas. When
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      prosegui ... , air-conditioning, air stagnation, personal computer radiations. Houseplant such as ficus benjamin, dracaena, pothos, azalea can help us against indoor pollution filtering, for example, formaldehyde, benzene, trichloroethylene coming from furniture, plywood or insulating materials such as foams. It could be strange or even funny but carnivorous plants are houseplants too. They derive some of their nutrients from trapping and consuming insects. So if you are intolerant to insecticide, these plant suit you. In addition they are very fascinating with their complex shapes and trapping mechanism. Kenzia, begonia, celosia, yucca and many more you will find reading data sheet are very decorative houseplants with their leafy or flowering appeal.Most of houseplants can be indifferently placed in every houseroom providing to satisfy their basic needs for water, light, humidity. Places with a few light such as a corridor are good position for ficus and ivy. Wide rooms as living room could be good places for yucca and ferns. The best place in a house for plants is kitchen because of its climate temperatures due to burner warming and the use of water that grants the right humidity supply. Here azalea, begonia and sansevieria live and grow very well. Keeping plants indoor needs some device to be taken: keep plants far away from warm source such as fireplaces, radiators and stoves; keep off plants from above televisions whose warming could dry out roots; avoid air blast because, except that leaves fall down, it could lead the plant to death.