Miraculously, my golden pothos
that I surrendered to the elements, to the rain and the sun, evaded death.
These trees clean the air from basic pollutants and comprise such indoor species as weeping fig, asltonia scholaris, golden pothos
, cassia fistula, jacaranda mimosifolia, spider and snake plants.
NASA's research saw the Golden Pothos
paired with an activated carbon filter system.
is a great plant as it requires little light and care, and it will keep your air cool and purified.
Caring tips: The golden pothos
doesn't need much water and thrives in partial sunlight.
My mom gave me a golden pothos
when I moved away from home.
One teaches golden pothos
how to grow where it may crawl without
Here is the list, using their common names, from the NASA study: English Ivy, Spider plant, Golden Pothos
, Peace Lily, Chinese Evergreen, Bamboo or Reed Palm, Snake Plant, Heartleaf, Split-leaf and Elephant Ear Philodendrons, Weeping Fig (Ficus Benjamina), Cornstalk, Janet Craig, Warneckii and Red-edged Dracaenas.
Variegated Philodendron, Golden Pothos
and Dallas Ferns, to high-light
Based on this principle, "botanical purifiers" use plants, such as Golden Pothos
, Bostoniensis and Phoenix roebelenii and their associated microorganisms, to clean the contaminated air (Wolverton and Wolverton 1993).
Good choices for those of us who do not have a green thumb include golden pothos
(Epipremnum), which enjoys bright but indirect light--this native of the Malaysian jungles even thrives with a northern exposure.