Indoor Plants

Story Title: Indoor Plants
Episode: Eight
TX Date: 14th May 2011
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane
Guest: Darryl South

Discover the world of indoor plants and how they benefit our health and environment.

Tips and Facts

  • Plants reduce the accumulation of dust on horizontal surfaces in your house or office, and at the same time they optimise air humidity and reduce stress.
  • Indoor plants can reduce fatigue, coughs, sore throats and other cold-related illnesses by more than 30 percent.
  • A benefit of having an indoor plant is, they help cool the air around them through the process of evapo-transpiration.
  • Certain plants can break down up to 90 percent of pollutants in an enclosed area in just 24 hours, as well as improving humidity inside a room by up to 20 percent.

Featured Plants

  • Aspidistra Shooting Star
  • Croton
  • Croton Turtle Shell
  • Angels Wings
  • Spathiphyllum Sensation
  • Spathiphyllum Picasso
  • Gold Dust Dracaena

For more information on indoor plants

Darwin Plant Wholesalers
13 Alphatonia Road
Lambells Lagoon
Northern Territory, 0821
Ph: 08 8988 1888