By Khushi Pal
Published May 23, 2024

Hindustan Times

5 stress relieving plants for your home

Plants can help brighten your home and also promote a stress-free environment. Here are five houseplants to help reduce stress. 


Basil has an anti-hypoxic effect, which can help reduce stress and rejuvenate the environment. 


Lavender exudes a soothing fragrance that can help calm the mind and reduce stress. Its stunning purple blooms can also enhance your home decor. 

Snake plant

This air-purifying plant helps remove toxic pollutants and promotes a refreshing environment, which can help reduce stress. 


Jasmine features stunning white blooms, which offer a sweet fragrance that can help elevate mood and soothe the mind. 

Peppermint plant

This minty, fragrant plant contains menthol, which has stress-relieving properties that can help ease the mind.