Air Cleaning House Plants

Common names
P. cordatum - Heart leaf philodendron (pictured)
P. scandens -  Heart leaf philodendron (Very similar in appearance to P. cordatum.)
P. selloum Lace Tree Philodendron (pictured)

Care
Tolerates shade Prefers partial shade
Prefers well-drained soil Prefers well-drained soil

Notes
N.A.S.A. determined that Philodendrons were among the best house plants for removing formaldehyde from the air, especially at higher concentrations. At lower concentrations it was found that Aloe Vera removed formaldehyde more efficiently.


Philodendrons are poisonous click Poison Information for more details.

 

 

 

 

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Heart Leaf Philodendron (P. cordatum)

Philodendron selloum

Lace Tree Philodendron (P. selloum)

     

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