Gardening is one of the most beneficial things to do during leisure time. Not only it is a good pastime, but it also reduces stress, makes a person happy, improves blood pressure, and has proven to be a good form of exercise. When this pandemic hits, more and more people are obliged to stay at home. Spending all day long in our areas, gardening is one of those hobbies that most people resorted to. They build their home garden to grow various ornamental plants. This way, time will be spent productively, the mood will be boosted, a great way to distress and most especially, a big help for today’s situation - to purify the air we breathe. Since most gardeners today are growing plants on their home gardens, the area is expected not to be that spacious. Thus, selecting the best ornamental plants that will be perfect to maximize the space and easy to grow ones will be taken into consideration. Here is the top ten of them:
#1 Rose – First on the list of the easiest to grow plants is rose. It is often called “Queen of Flowers” that are proven easily growing. Moreover, this provides a lovely vibe through its colors and lessens stress with its fragrance. Image by Johann Reinbacher from Pixabay.
#2English Ivy – Our greatest concern during this time is family health. Growing an English Ivy not only gives you an elegant piece on your home garden but also an excellent plant that removes and secretes harmful chemicals from the air. Image by janeb13 from Pixabay.
#3 Hydrangea – Another beneficial plant to grow - this has been used in producing some medicines curing urinary tract problems. Aside from the health benefits, this flower can be a beautiful and stunning plant in your yard. Photo by Merilin Kirsika Tedder from Pexels.
#4 Marigold – The vibrancy marigold flower possesses can be a nice decoration to your home garden. Too, it can grow easily especially during late summer. Photo by GM Rajib from Pexels
#5 Rosemary – Thinking of a plant that will not only decorate your garden but can be useful to your dishes as well? Growing a rosemary plant is a good choice. This is one of the easiest to maintain and later on be collected and used as a spice to any of your dishes. Photo by Paul Hanaoka on Unsplash.
#6 Daffodils – Add an extra charm to your home garden by growing daffodil plant. This vibrant yellow in white petal flower will make the area stunning. Maintaining this plant is an easy job as well. Photo by Eilis Garvey on Unsplash.
#7 Flowering Flamingo – Commonly known as anthurium. It bears tiny flowers in the middle. This gives a home garden extra color to boost mood and relaxation. Image by Hans Braxmeier from Pixabay.
#8 Snake Plant – Another plant that brings surprising benefits at home is the snake plant. Above all the great health uses, it helps secrete and remove toxins that can be found around your home. Photo by Fabian Stroobants from Pexels.
#9 Golden Pothos – Fastly growing, golden pothos can be a perfect plant for your homes. It doesn’t need direct sunlight and daily water. Photo by ehsan ahmadnejad from Pexels
#10 Lilac – Isn’t it so relaxing to smell the fragrance of fresh lilac? Seeing it bloom also adds extra charm and can bring pollinators to the garden. Photo by Sonny Sixteen from Pexels
Growing a plant in your home garden is easy and beneficial – especially at this time. Wise choosing of plants should be considered to make sure that they fit, belong, and adapt well to your garden area.
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