Leading a happy and satisfied life is possible only when the space you live in has a positive vibe. What a lot of people don’t understand is there are quite a few plants that have the vibes that can bring forth positivity at home. Potted plants at home can reduce the negative energy and give a completely new sense of being. So stop using plants just as decor accessories and start using them as a way to bring more positivity at your home. Here are 9 potted plants that you can have at your home to enrich your surroundings.
Rosemary purifies the air, keeps it free of harmful toxins and promotes both physical and mental health. It is perfect on the top of a drywall or a rock garden. A place which has bright colours and cool temperature or a sunny spot is best suited for Rosemary. The smell of the plant is enough to enhance the mood of your home, improve memory, fight anxiety, heals insomnia and brings inner peace. It is used as a seasoning for soups and stews. Remember to trim the plant once it starts giving flowers and not to over-water it.
2. Peace Lily
Peace Lily is a beautiful flower that can help you bloom spiritually, physically and mentally. The spiked leaves improve the energy flow. Peace Lily is also known for detoxing the air. They require little sunlight to thrive or can be kept in a well shaded dark environment and is to be watered once a week. Adding them to your bedroom would bring restful sleep and a sense of tranquillity.
Jasmine is cultivated mostly for its flowers and is enjoyed as a house-plant. It attracts positive energy and helps in nourishing relationships. Its pleasant smell can soothe a disturbed mind and stimulate energy. The plant brings all kinds of positive aura when placed indoors near a South facing window.
The bamboo plant or the lucky bamboo as many of them call it brings luck in health and love life. It is a low maintenance plant. You can place it in any corner of the room which has mild or very low lighting. Always keep it submerged in 1 inch of purified or distilled water. This plant has been used as a symbol of prosperity and good fortune. It is said that odd number of bamboo stalks are considered to be luckier.
Another plant that is known for bringing positive energy at home is Orchid. Greeks believe that orchid is associated with virility and fertility which makes it great for newly married couples. They require light moisture and very less maintenance. Its pleasant fragrance can uplift the mood of the people at home.
Sage, also known as the culinary sage of common sage, has great medicinal and culinary value. This herb has cleansing qualities that are capable of removing negative vibes and emotions like fear and anger. It takes out the negative energy and enhances a home with positive energy. In North America, bundles of white sage are burnt to bid adieu to negative energy. When placed near your window it can make your house’s fragrance pleasant. The leaves have a great impact on a person’s health and hence can be used for varied reasons. Brighten your home with this plant but don’t keep it in areas that are too dry.
7. Aloe vera
Aloe vera is an ideal potted plant that is cultivated for agricultural, decorative and medicinal purposes. It is a stem less plant grown as an ornamental plant. It brings good luck and positive energy at home and is considered as a healing plant. It is generally placed under artificial light or indirect sunlight and watered regularly. Water cannot be left standing in the pot so ensure that it has proper outflow. As the plant bears good luck, it fights off bad luck and the negative vibes entering your home.
8. Money plant
Another positive plant that is a must for your home is the Money plant. It is also called as the hunter’s robe, golden pathos, silver vine, ivy arum and taro vine. This plant produces positive energy and brings in good luck and fortune. This is why it’s best to keep the plant inside the house than in the garden. This plant grows as a trailer or a climber. It is best placed in front of a sharp corner as this position helps in reducing stress and anxiety. It should be pointed upward to bring prosperity and wealth.
Growing Basil at home is believed to have a spiritual and healing effect on the environment. It emits oxygen and absorbs gases like carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide. It works the best when placed in the North, East of North-East of your house. Basil is considered as a powerful antioxidant that clears the negative energy in the house and attracts positive vibes. It has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antifungal properties that helps in treating various conditions. Its leaves are edible and can be consumed in the form of tea.
Add a splash of green in your house with these potted plants and welcome the positivity that comes with it. Let us know in the comments below if you already have them or if you know about any other plant.