Decorating your home with plants and flowers can provide you the refreshing feeling of bringing the”great outdoors” indoors. However, some plants have more functions than simply looking good, such as the elastic aloe vera plant. We’ve found some of the terrific indoor plants, which means that you can kit out your home in wondrous green!
The Pony Tail Palm
Beaucarnea recurvata (Pony Tail Palm) have to be among the easiest houseplants to look after. This is particularly desirable for people who forget to water their crops every day! These palms are unique due to their capacity to store water in the base of the stem, but this does give them a heavily swollen base in appearance. All this plant needs is a little sunlight and water whenever it’s dry.
Growing the Arachis hypogea (Peanut Plant) can be a fun project at home. All you’ve got to do is keep it warm and moist, and then 3 months later it’s possible to dig up the matured plant. Within this time you would have witnessed small yellow flowers bloom, but only for about half a day! As soon as you’ve dug up your plant,”cure” it for a week before roasting your nuts; then enjoy!
The aloe vera plant is native to both subtropical and tropical locations around the world. Including South Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean. This plant can grow up to 4 feet tall in the wild, but is not likely to reach these heights in a plant pot on your UK home! You’re more likely to observe a plant that is a prickly – albeit succulent – perennial.
If you should cut the leaf lengthways, you’d discover the aloe vera gel. This gel is thought to have anti-inflammatory properties which come from polysaccharides inside the plant. Therefore, it’s thought to be a safe herb to be used on burns and skin irritations.