Indoor Gardening: The Organic Way

Mulch for Indoor Plants
⁃ compost
⁃ - coir avoid letting it dry out
⁃ Add humus to your plants.
Eco-Friendly House Plants - B.C. Wolverton

List of plants that purify the air:

Areca Palm (Chrysalidocarpus lutescens)
Lady Palm (Rhapis excels)
Bamboo Palm (Chamaedorea seifrizii)
Rubber Plant (Ficus robusta)
English Ivy (Hedera helix)
Dwarf Date Palm (Phoenix roebelenii)
Ficus alii (Ficus macleilandii)
Boston fern (Nephrolepsis exaltata)
Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum sp)
Corn Plant (Dracaena fragrans)
Golden Pothos (Epipremnum arum)
Kimberley Queen (Nephrolepis obliterate)
Florist's Mum (Chrysanthemum morifolium)

Sources for Prairie Gardeners

  • Contact Wild Ones or Alberta Native Plant Council
  • Conservation of Canada's Prairie Grasslands - Garry Trottier
  • The Native Garden - David Howarth and Kahlee Keane
  • Prairie Wildflowers = R. Currah, A. Smreciu and M. Van Dyk
  • Restoring Canada's Native Prairies - John Morgan, Douglas Collicutt and Jacqueline Thompson

Bibliographical Information

Indoor Gardening - the Organic Way
by Julie Bowden Davis
2007: First Taylor Trade Publishing
1-58979-293-9