These are the top 8 plants to add to your bedroom to promote sleep and peace.

  • When picking the perfect plant for your bedroom there are a few things that you can look for. How they smell, if they clean and purify the air, and overall calming presence are some of the top things people seem to gravitate towards. It pretty much goes without saying, that plants are pretty. Adding them to any space will bring in color and beauty and overall, brighten up the place! So here is a list of some of the best choices to keep in your room for their beauty and functionality.

Top Bedroom Plant Choices


Lavender is a popular choice for essential oils, candles, and baths because of its fragrance and calming effect; the lavender plant has the same qualities! Placing this in your room is sure to help you sleep better, and your room will smell amazing! The only thing is, these plants love lots of sun, so make sure to place it in or right next to a window. 

  1. Orchids

Orchids are lovely, dainty little plants that are perfect for your bedside table. Their flowers can add a pop of color to your room and a big bonus is they continue to produce oxygen throughout the night!

  1. Snake Plant

The Snake Plant is top-rated by NASA for air purification! They also continue to produce oxygen all night long. They are also easy to care for and don’t need much light, so they’re perfect for the usual dim lighting of a bedroom. 

  1. Parlor Palm

This palm is another top air purifier from NASA! You can have a small one by your bed, or get a tall one for the corner of the room to bring some tropical serenity into your bedroom. They don’t need much light so they will be happy as long as they’re not too close to a window! 

  1. Aglaonema

Aglaonemas come in a variety of sizes, patterns, and colors, making them an eye-catching choice for a bedroom that needs a little something. These plants are also great at cleaning the air, helping you breathe easier while you sleep. 

  1. Spider Plant

If your room is on the smaller side of surface space isn’t readily available, the spider plant is a good choice for hanging in your bedroom. This plant is lovely to look at, with its white and green stripes and shoots of baby spiders that trail down! The Spider Plant is yet another highly rated air cleaning plant!

  1. Peace Lily

Peace Lilies are loved for their beautiful white flowers and lush green foliage. Not only does it purify the air, but it’s also extremely easy to care for. It doesn’t need much light, water, or attention. Just make sure it’s somewhat near a window because a little extra light will help the flowers bloom! 

  1. Aloe

Aloes are another species of plant that produces oxygen at night! It’s also easy to care for and does well in low light. You can find them in large and small sizes so there’s an option for every bedroom! 

As you can see, there are many benefits to having plants in your bedroom. Having a space that feels calm, smells good, and has cleaner air is surely a good start to a good night’s sleep. In today’s fast-paced world, we all know how precious sleep is to come by. So why not add these gorgeous and aromatic additions to your room to help!!

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