If you love nature and the plant world and you love using the plants to decorate your home, you are interested in continuing reading this article. Today we are going to tell you some false myths about plants and how to take care of them at home so that nothing stops you in your desire to make your living room look like an authentic garden. Discover what is true and what is not!

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There is nothing like getting some leafy plants to decorate your house with a very special touch. They are the ideal element to put that green note that you like so much those passionate about nature and they are easy to get and to take care of, as a rule (as the exception confirms the rule, I will tell you that there are people among whom I include myself who are capable of ending (unwittingly) even the most resistant species ... But surely not it's your case)

The plants find a perfect place inside homes, and of course also outside, whether it's a garden or a terrace. Be that as it may, there are many plant species that provide us with great benefits. To get started, They transform the atmosphere of a room by adding freshness and purifying the air. That's why it's a great idea to use plants to decorate your house, because as they produce oxygen, they help keep the air cleaner.

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However, not everything that is said about plants is true. Today we bring you 4 false myths that you should know. This way you will feel more prepared and more determined if what you want is to find plants to decorate any dull and dull corner of your house.

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You can not have plants to decorate if you do not have much light at home

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Many people believe that inside plants They need a lot of sunlight to live and grow healthy and happy. For this reason, they think that you can not grow them at home, unless you have a large window through which they can receive the sun's rays.

Well, this is the first myth we're going to talk about today. While is true that many indoor species love natural light and they need it, many other plants (and some of them of great beauty) can not bear to receive it directly. What's more, too much sun's rays could burn and ruin them.

Therefore, it is best not to take things for granted and look for the species that can best adapt to the circumstances of your interiors, Do not you think?

Sleeping with plants in the bedroom is harmful to health

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Surely you have heard it on more than one occasion, because it is a statement that is often repeated over and over again, despite being only a completely false myth.

It is true that at night plants consume oxygen and produce carbon dioxide. But nevertheless, the amount of oxygen that they steal from us is so insignificant that do not pose any danger to our health, not even for our nightly rest. So do not be afraid to use plants to decorate your room.

In fact, all those who they share the bedroom with their partner They must know that this person steals them much more oxygen than a whole regiment of plants, and they do not think about expelling it from the room, right?

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The cactus absorb harmful radiation from the computer

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You may have been one of the many people who placed a pot with a cactus near the computer because someone told them that these plants were capable of neutralize malignant radiation. I confess that there was a time when I did it too.

Well, this is just another fallacy that has to be dismantled. The cactus, or any other plant, can neutralize the negative waves of the computer. As much, bring relaxation and well-being to your life, helping you to eliminate negative vibrations and bad rolls at the mental level, although that is very subjective.

Talking with plants makes them grow more and better

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If you are one of those who think that talk to the plants or put them to music it makes them feel more accompanied and loved and, consequently, they grow more and they become more beautiful, I am sorry to tell you that it is not like that. Maybe it will help you to tell them your problems and your worries, that it will serve as therapy to share your thoughts with you. But, do not kid yourself, your friends plant what you say leaves them indifferent.

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Of course, if talking about them translates into dedicate more time, take care of them more, pamper them and others, then surely they will thank you very much and they will be splendorous.

As you can see, there are several myths surrounding the care of plants to decorate the house. We just have to dismantle them one by one. This is how we will achieve our goal: a fresh, cozy house full of plants.