Love Indoor Potted Plants: Tips to Maintain Them

On July 4, 2013 by Mamta

Indoor plants are beautiful. Greenery is very important. You must know how you can take care of indoor plants. The basic starts with knowing that for any plant to grow well will need proper watering as well as sunlight which is very important for plant to thrive.

Indoor Plants

Today garden is like a luxury, but having wonderful indoor plants at the home will add the home décor. The green décor will add freshness to your home. Having indoor plants is aesthetically pleasant and provides fresh oxygen. This will help you get air clean in our home. Indoor plants are considered to be stress busters. Tending to plants is also considered as a therapy. Research has shown that after hard day of work when you tend to plants it kind of acts as therapy.Unique Indoor Plants

The plants need sunlight, water and even right temperature and environment to thrive.

Interior Decorating with Indoor PlantsFirst it is important to understand what plant it is as different plants have different needs when it comes to water and the sunlight needs. This information you will be able to get on internet if you know the name of plant.

When you buy the plant from nursery you must know from them what special care is needed. This way you will be able to learn the requirements of your plants and remember to act accordingly.

Now tips on how to take care of indoor potted plants:

One mistake which people do is over water the indoor plants. You must put water slowly. It is important to have an opening for excess water to drain out. Roots of plants will rot due to over watering. Ensure that the water logging is not happening for long. The water can easily drain from plant’s container. Water should stay collected at the plant’s roots. Water logging can cause small insects and mosquitoes which can affect the health of people residing in home.

Indoor Plants on Wall

Sunlight is very important. But the mistake we people do is we shift the plant from the darker region to sunny lit areas in sudden change. You must allow plant to get adequate sunlight. Any sudden change such as moving in direct or indirect sunlight and even change in temperature suddenly has negative impact on the growth of the plant. The plants are sensitive.

Music too is able to affect the growth of plants. Loud music tends to disrupt their growth but soft music tends to boost the growth of plant.

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