We have huge collection of quality soil free office plants, these plants can be placed at desks, reception or at other relevant places to increase the beauty, air purification and boost the productivity. Its scientific proven fact that plants placed at desk or nearby help to increase concentration level and reduce stress, studies show the boost in productivity when plants are placed around work areas, plants helps to clean VOC around. Many employees naturally attract to the plants and others should after understanding the benefits associated with them, in India science also has huge impact on the farming, plants now a days not only grown in traditional growing mediums like soil, cow dung, verme compost, but plants which can survive in low light conditions are professionally being grown in scientific and light weight potting mediums like coco peat, moss etc and they are being planted in eco-friendly planters in place of plastic containers which contribute to more healthy environment.
Lets have a look on the benefits of keeping plants around the work areas, these benefits are proven by recent researches:Visual benefits of plants
Nature is master piece and we are one of its wondrous creation, by our physical and psychological tendencies we want to be associated with the nature, nature has amazing color and textures which appeals, creates positivity and makes the place attractive and creative.
Plants placed around reduce stress
Washington State Researchers found blood pressure levels go lower and increase in attention when plants are present. New UTS research have found significant reduction in mental stress when plants were present.
Plants help to increase productivity
Many studies have found 10-25% increase in productivity in the environment where plants were placed, they found significant improvement on multi-tasking, concentration, attention and patience level.
Plants increase creativity
Scientists from the University of Exeter found that presence of plants at work areas can increase creativity by 45 per cent and boost productivity by 38 per cent. Many other studies conducted in recent present similar evidences.
Plants reduce sbs, sickness and absence
Researches on workplace with plants have found very positive effects on reduction of sick building syndrome, sickness and absence. Plants help to reduce voc, reduce absenteeism up to 50% and reduce minor illness by 30%.
Plants clean the air
Air in modern sealed office buildings can contain up to fifteen times more pollutants than the outside air. Common toxic agents found in the air such as dust, mold, bacteria, mites, benzene, formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, carbon monoxide, xylene, toluene, ammonia etc are very harmful and create a passive environment known as sick building syndrome. By adding plants can improve the air quality by removing these harmful substances and replacing these with breathable oxygen within the office.
Plants reduce noise level
Theory of planting plants along the highways came in existence to reduce the noise, same formula applies to the closed office buildings, plants help to absorb the noise which helps to increase concentration and productivity, plants placed in areas with hard surfaces, wood floors, glass, concrete and marble walls etc effectively absorb noise and reduce distraction.
We want to be associated with nature
Biophilia Hypothesis, Harvard biologist, E.O. Wilson, suggests that humans possess an innate tendency to seek connections with nature and other forms of life. Presence of plants make us feel relaxed and leverage our potential in tasks in hand with better energy and concentration.
Let’s have a look for some popular office plants which are easy to care, just give them a glass of water once in month and a spoon of fertilizer every year, in returns they will help you perform better and keep away from many potential diseases.Spathiphyllum Plant – In NASA clean air study it was found to be the most effective plant which removes benzene, formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, carbon monoxide, xylene, toluene, ammonia and other pollutants from the air. It is popularly known as Peace Lily, well better we should call it green machines. We have huge collection of these green machines and varieties which can be ordered online or offline by visiting our store.
Aglaonema Plant – Aglaonema is another one of the world’s most popular indoor plants, it comes from arum plants family, Araceae. In NASA clean air study this aglaonema found to clean the indoor air and increase humidity levels. We have exclusive collection of Aglaonema plant which are grown in scientific planting mediums and trained to suite Indian weather conditions.
Sansevieria Plant – Sansevieria is one of the hardiest plants, in recent times its popularity has increased a lot contributing to its easy care and benefits proved in improving the air quality, this plant was also part of NASA clean Air study and found to be very effective.
Philodendron Plant – Philodendron was part of NASA Clean air study and found effective in cleaning indoor pollutants. Exposure to VOC’s and carbon monoxide has proven to increase drowsiness, headaches and lack of concentration, philodendron plant is very efficient in cleaning the air pollutants and decrease the stress on people in the office.
Dracaena Plant – Dracaena was part of NASA Clean Air study and recommended by them. Strategically place few of these plants around office will make you feel better and increase the creativity in no time.
Lemon Balm Plant – Research suggests that having a lemon balm plant around may improve mood and boost workplace wellness. Ohio State University study showed that its sweet smell adds to mood enhancement and reduces stress.
Areca Palm Plant – Areca palm plant was part of the NASA Clean Air Study and many other researches, it is found to be effective VOC cleaner and very efficient natural humidifier.
Golden Pathos – It is very popular worldwide and grown as ornamental plant every here and there, it is easy care and low light plant which can survive in any weather conditions.
Lucky Bamboo Plant – Dracaena braunii is also known as Dracaena sanderiana and popular name lucky bamboo which is part of Asparagaceae plants family. Keeping lucky bamboo inside houses and business places is believed to bring happiness and prosperity.