Helpful Plants
for the home & garden

Fairly drought resistant perennials:

Plants that battle indoor air pollution:

Fifteen to twenty plants in the average home (2 per 100 square feet) can do the work of a high-efficiency home air filter!

Formaldehyde is found in foam insulation, plywood, particle board, clothes, carpeting, furniture, paper goods, household cleaners and water relellents.
Benzene and Trichloroethylene are found in tobacco smoke, gasoline, synthetic fibers, plastics, inks, oils, detergents, rubber, varnishes, paints, dry cleaning, lacquers, and adhesives.

A new plant that shuns mosquiotos and blackflies:

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