Chinese pseudoscience, Feng Shui, says that there are some plants which aid to bring positivity in our lives. This is because plants are conscious, according to scientific studies. So, placing a lucky plant inside home helps in improving your happiness, health, and longevity.
Feng Shui plants which bring good fortune
In Feng Shui, the peace lily is considered a fortune plant. It signifies prosperity, purity, and solitude. Apart from being a beautiful flower plant, NASA study says that peach lily also helps to prevent asthma, headache, and other illnesses.
2. GOLDEN PATHOS
Golden Pathos requires minimal care and is also easy to handle. If plant at home, these beautiful plant brings fortune to the home by creating a pleasing environment for home and garden. These plants also act as air purifiers and so removes airborne toxins such as formaldehyde and carbon monoxide.
3. MONEY PLANT
Money plants are very auspicious. As its name suggests, it brings luck symbol for money. Also known as Dollar plant and Friendship plant, these are perfect house warming gifts. You just have to place it close to your main entrance, and thus your money flow will increase for sure.
4. SPIDER PLANT
These are popular house plants mostly found in southern Africa. These plants are easy to care and requires less frequent watering. Furthermore, NASA study found that spider plant cleans air toxins like formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene. Also, it improves indoor air quality and reduces stress, as well.
5. SNAKE PLANT
According to Feng Shui, the snake plant brings good luck too. Like spider plant, this plant also improves indoor air quality by removing benzene, formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, xylene, and toluene.
6. LEMON BALM
Another auspicious plant is this aromatic plant known as lemon balm plant. A scientific study made by Ohio State University suggests that having a lemon balm plant around improves mood and boosts overall mental wellness. Addition to this, it also cleans the air by suppressing airborne germs, and bacterias.
Feng Shui says that most of the hybrid species of Aglaonema are luck bringer. Furthermore, NASA clean air study found that it is very useful in removing indoor air pollutants such as benzene and formaldehyde.
8. LUCKY BAMBOO
Lucky Bamboo has been a symbol of good fortune in the Asian culture from more than 5000 years. It is believed that Lucky Bamboo brings harmony among the five Feng Shui elements – water, fire, earth, wood, and metal for more positivity in life.
9. FISHTAIL FERN
Native to New Guinea and Australia, fishtail fern is another such plant that helps in removing air pollutants like formaldehyde, xylene, toluene, and airborne germs, molds, bacterias from the indoor air. Fishtail fern does not require sunlight and is also one of the low maintenance, easy-care houseplants.
10. MORNING GLORY
Another good luck plant is Morning glory which brings tranquillity and peace into your life. People believe that putting the seeds of this gorgeous flower under your pillow before you go to bed will fight off insomnia.