Psychology Today writes that "Biophilia is the fascination and communion with nature stemming from a biologically driven need to interact with plants and animals." Maybe that is why we are so attracted to these lush, green indoor houseplants that are easy to grow and care for inside!
Bringing a little bit of the outdoors inside helps to lower levels of stress, improve memory, and heighten creativity. Symptoms of ADHD and depression can decrease for children and adults. The benefits of green time may be physical, as well: One study concluded that a microbe found in soil may improve the body's immune response.
Here are a few favorites that will perfectly fit your lifestyle and skill-level, even if you are a novice, and make your house feel a lot more like home:
I just know that your green thumb is going to shine when you bring a few of these beautiful plants into your home. If you are still a little nervous, don't fear. I'm happy to point you in the direction of a plant expert! Just give me a call or email and I'll get you connected to one of my expert resources for houseplants and flowers.