Brighten up your cubicle with an office friendly plant!
Plants are a great way to add personality and colour to your work space. Besides looking good, they bring lots of other benefits too. They can help purify the air by filtering toxins from everyday items, such as carpets, upholstery and paint, and ozone emissions from office equipment like printers and photocopiers. Source
One study by the University of Exeter found that a desk plant in your office could make you happier, more creative and more productive. Read more
Here are 5 of the best office plants:
Centrally heated / air-conditioned offices have notoriously dry air. Succulents thrive with little moisture. Stylish and compact, they’re ideal for smaller workspaces.
Spathiphyllum (Peace Lily)
This delicate looking plant is surprisingly tough and only needs watering about once a week. And it’s one of the best air purifying plants.
Sansevieria (Mother-in-law’s tongue/Snake Plant)
A beautiful, easy to care for plant. It makes a great low-light houseplant to brighten your office. It’s also a natural defense tool against air pollution.
This low maintenance plant will let you get on with your work without needing much attention and is suitable for a wide range of indoor conditions. Water approximately twice a week.
Howea forsteriana (Kentia palm)
This tropical looking plant is known for its air-purifying properties. Low maintenance and happy in a partially shaded spot but try to avoid direct sunlight.