Keeping your condo unit interior trendy and neat can be very costly especially when renovation comes along but when you love a touch of green inside your condo unit starting in your living area, the best way is to keep indoor plants at bay.
Purchasing top-of-the-line furniture and ornaments can badly hurt your pockets. Eventually, you will just be buying more once it is out of style. On the other hand, buying indoor plants even you are housing the standard living area stuff can make an excessively big difference in the style, ambiance, and aesthetics of your condo design interior.
What is super apparent and visible to consider upgrading will always be your welcome area for visitors or guests, the living area. This is suitably where indoor plants can do their magic first hand.
Adding some touches of green can be a smart move for this year’s top and most popular colors for the interior. Moreover, keeping the most beneficial indoor plants has proven to reduce stress, improve work practices, and some plants also purify the room air.
Most Popular Indoor Plants that Purify Air
Even a plant is dubbed as an indoor plant every ornamental will still be requiring a shed of light to grow and stay healthy. These indoor plants are just very ideal as they will require less amount of upkeep and you can compensate for the absence of natural sunlight with fertilizers.
Plants have long proven their fair share of help they can give to the world and what other individuals might not know are their abilities to purify and help people with their health needs especially purifying air conditions.
Now, if you are a condo unit owner who would love to make a change in your living condition the best way is to purchase and own any of these popular air purifying indoor plants and place them in your living area to make use of its advantages working for everyone inside your condo unit.
Well yes, we also admit that the name is a bit scary! The snake plant is named from its thin structured leaves with irregular green banding that resembles that of a snakeskin.
The snake plant is a moderately known indoor plant that requires a low maintenance level and can easily survive drought. It is also one of the most recommended plants for newbies to own considering the minimum practice of keeping plants at home.
Moreover, this plant prefers sunlight, yet it can still survive low exposure to light. Most importantly you can place it in the corner of your living area as it is proven to filter nasty chemicals such as anemia-causing organic compounds like benzene.
Aside from benzene, the snake plant is also proven to filter formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, xylene, and toluene.
If you are such a newbie and feeling adamant if you can carry it well as a plant parent, well, you can purchase a rubber tree to ease your jitters.
The rubber tree is appropriate for those busy condo unit owner who lacks the time to take care of their households including their indoor plants.
This plant handles under-watering more than over-watering it. More than ever, it will only require you to keep it light at some point as it prefers more sunlight compared to other indoor plants.
Rubber plants are very much willing to help you sniff out carbon dioxide inside your condo units just place it in a generously spaced area such as your living area to keep it growing.
The widely known healing plant, Aloe Vera, has long been proven to possess anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties. Even it will only require minimum care.
You can house aloe vera in your living area or even inside your bedroom to brighten the whole mood of the condo but to also provide you an in-house healing alternative for accidental wounds, and other skin conditions.
Just put this plant in a good sunny spot to keep it alive. Moreover, if you do not plan to use its healing abilities you may also consider how it affects your condo unit air with its purifying ability to filter formaldehyde.
One of the most trendy in the planters’ market, the monstera. Monstera plants are extremely easy to maintain once you get to know them better.
It can grow by splitting a leaf from it and re-planting it again. During summer, this plant grows like a monster with an average of new leaves weekly.
How easily do we describe its maintenance? It simply means you can water it every one to two weeks just keeps a dry soil interval per each of these periods. It is also perfect for those condo units that do not get to see enough sunlight with its floor location.
Keeping a monstera inside your condo unit especially in your living area where guests can initially see can make your unit trendy and modern. Plus, having a monstera in your condo can reduce air pollutants such as benzene, trichloroethylene, and formaldehyde.
If you are the type of individual who believes that you cannot plant or maintain any living greens, then Pothos will prove there is room for a change.
Let us say the most unfortunate living condition can be the presence of low light and dry air inside a condo unit to be a very conducive space to plant but Pothos can start small and still grow up to 10 feet long.
Super easy to grow, yeah? You can easily propagate this plant in water. And similar to the Snake plant, Pothos can also filter xylene, benzene, formaldehyde, and toluene.
If your condo unit does not allow a good amount of lighting to come inside, the ZZ Plant is one of the best picks for you. This plant is very much adaptive to drought conditions and requires less maintenance.
The characteristic of its large rhizomes stores sufficient water which can sustain it even if you water it once a month. Thus, it is a very suitable indoor plant for those condo unit owners who travel a lot.
Meanwhile, in some cultures the ZZ plant is said to signify friendship and prosperity which makes it a very suitable gift to your friends’ housewarming celebrations.
Another familiar name in the world of indoor plants, the Spider plant. Yet, just like the Snake plant, its name can also be intimidating. If you can see its natural form, you will know why it is named after a spider.
On the other hand, this plant is also quite easy to maintain and will only require a good amount of sunlight. It is very much recommended to be placed in rooms with huge windows or just close to your balcony areas.
The spider plant has a strong air purifying character which makes it a very suitable indoor plant for your welcome area.
Bird’s Nest Fern
Your guests will never be missed to talk about these bright-green and rippled-looking fronds from your Bird’s Nest Fern. This signature plant can give an accent to your living area inside your condo when placed in a hanging planter.
This plant can also be nice to décor inside your bathroom area given that there is a good amount of sunlight coming in. Perhaps, you might consider placing it inside your bathrooms as most of the harmful sprays are well used in those spots.
Just like its family of ferns, this plant can filter harmful chemicals such as formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene.
If you are not new to indoor planting, then housing a peace lily can be the next-level thing for you! Compared to the previous plants from this list, this plant will require more attention.
Peace lily will require you to keep it moist without over-watering and keeping it in a bright yet shady spot inside your condo units.
But if you have some allergies, the peace lily cannot be suitable under your care as the flowers of this plant contain pollen that might trigger allergies.
Although having this plant beside your bed can help you for breathing as compared with other indoor plants the peace lily gives off much oxygen at night. Plus, it also filters chemicals in the air such as ammonia, benzene, and trichloroethylene.
Dracaena Gold Star
Just like ZZ Plant, the Dracaena Gold Star is intended for condo unit owners who tend to have busy schedules yet cannot squeeze out some time to take care of their plants at home.
This type of plant makes it suitable to such kind of plant parent as it is very adaptive to any lighting conditions from low to medium sunlight. But better keep it away from direct exposure to sunlight.
When it comes to air purifying character the Dracaena can filter benzene, formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, and xylene.
Find the Most Suitable Condo Living Condition to Start Indoor Planting
Starting to become a pant parent might consume extra time and effort even at the minimum yet finding the best condo investment will do most of the trick.
Buying a condo unit that will give you more space and options to recreate the whole living setting can be the perfect place to start indoor planting.
A condo unit with a moderate size of living area can makeup an appropriate plant and workspace to store and maintain such indoor plants from this list. No matter where the condo unit is located; city or province? The most important is the affordability and the area of the investment it offers.
Fortunately, Vistaland and Lifescapes Inc. have introduced its newest brand of affordable, high-quality, and exclusive midrise condo villages situated in the country’s most thriving developed and developing areas located in Caloocan, Lipa, Puerto Princesa, Bacolod, Butuan, and Davao City- Camella Manors.
Invest your Indoor Plant Space with Camella Manors
The standard mobility for all its living areas in every unit size can make it an ideal canvas for your green thumb to work. Plus, some of its existing projects offer a balcony area where you can also propagate and grow your baby plants.
You can initially own and reserve a unit for as low as PHP 20,000 for a condo property in Camella Manors. Meanwhile, if you are not keen on keeping these indoor plants inside your unit but you still love to see greenspaces in the community, Camella Manors is the right fit for you!
The sub-urban-themed condo living of Camella Manors presents a community endowed with a minimum of 30 percent dedicated space for green living. It is a community to help you boost your mental health with the presence of nature and modern living at one.
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