destroying beauty. There have been a few lucky houseplants that have survived. It’s these that I highly recommend for all of the benefits – like added color to the interior and improved air quality – that greens can bring to your home.
a way that is reminiscent of elementary school pigtails. Easy to care for with just a cup of water a week – I think I can handle that – it can grow up to 3 feet tall.
properties. Break off one of the shoots and apply the ooze inside to sunburns for instant relief.
oxidizing attributes, the peace lily – with its white-flag flower – is exceptionally easy to grow and does well in low-lit areas.
BIO: Ali is a “Jill of all trades.” She writes about gardening, home advice and healthy living on her blog Homey Improvements and is a princess for hire at kids’ parties. Follow her on Twitter @DIYfolks.