The plants we’re about to present you are very important because they can do many things, so you better have at least one of them at home! They will absorb all the harmful radiation emitted from televisions.

They will also eliminate all the harmful odors emitted by paints, solvents or cleaning agents and cigarette smoke, too! According to experts, you should have a plant on every 75 square feet of space in your home.

The best plants that can help you eliminate unpleasant odor, cigarette smoke, radiation and other harmful chemicals from the air inside your house are fig, fern, dragon tree and cactus!

Dragon Tree

Dragon tree represents a beautiful ornamental plant. It is very easy to maintain and nourish. The best thing about this plant is that it is extremely resistant to temperature differences. The dragon tree plant “enjoys” light, but be careful and don’t put it on direct sunlight or in a draft! Spray it with water every day. The dragon plant will reduce the concentration of formaldehyde, evaporating components from cleaning agents, paints, solvents, sprays and deodorants. That’s why dragon plant is one of the best home air-purifiers.


Fig is the best “tool” you can use against cigarette smoke! Fig also reduces the concentration of carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, and other harmful chemicals found in paints and varnishes besides the cigarette smoke neutralizing ability. This plant doesn’t like drafts and shouldn’t be exposed to direct sunlight.


Fern possesses the ability to reduce the concentration of formaldehyde which usually evaporates from the furniture, glue, paint, detergents, fabric and curtains. This plant needs a lot of moisture, and shouldn’t be exposed to direct sunlight.

So, from now on you know that these plants are extremely useful and will help you eliminate cigarette smoke, harmful chemicals, as well as all kinds of air particles inside your home! Buy at least one of them and you’ll be very pleased!