By Khushi Pal
Published Apr 12, 2024

Hindustan Times

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5 soothing houseplants to refresh your mind 

Adding plants to your home decor can positively affect your mind. Here are five soothing houseplants to help you refresh your mind. 

Snake plant 

Snake plants feature tall, sword-shaped, variegated leaves that release oxygen at night. This Feng Shui plant helps calm the mind and absorbs negative energy. 


This sweet, fragrant plant contains essential oils and relaxing elements which can help create a soothing environment for your home.

Peace lily 

This indoor plant contains gorgeous white blooms, which offer a visual delight. It also helps purify the air in your home. 


This low-maintenance houseplant has active compounds which help calm the mind and promote relaxation. 



Basil leaves have an aromatic fragrance and contain an anti-hypoxic effect, which helps calm the mind.