The bathroom is actually an ideal place for many plants, especially those that thrive in humidity. And they’re a great way to add to the spa feel of the room.
And Today reports they are actually good for you!
Try a shower plant. It’s one of the hottest home decor trends taking over Pinterest right now and besides being absolutely beautiful, it can bring some major benefits.
It turns out plants have some rather incredible positive effects on our physical and mental states.
Plants can help people to improve their performance at work and at home by increasing their perceived vitality and giving them more feelings of added energy.
A hanging plant tucked into the corner of the shower might be just he thing to give you an added boost in the mornings!
Keeping ornamental plants in the home and in the workplace increases memory retention and concentration.
Studies have found that being around plants helps people to concentrate. Attention span and memory performance can be improved by as much as 20 percent.
The effect of nature in the home and in the workplace serves to stimulate both the senses and the mind, improving mental cognition and performance.
Research shows that people who spend extended lengths of time around plants tend to have better relationships with others. This is due to measurable increases in feelings of compassion; another effect of exposure to ornamental plants.
You may be able to improve upon your existing relationships just by spending more time around plants!
Choose your shower plant with lighting in mind. There are humidity-loving plants that thrive in all ranges of light, so work with what you’ve got.
The best part about shower plants is that even though they’re trendy right now, plants never go out of style. “It’s still going to look as beautiful 20 years from now… From a style and longevity perspect, plants are always a safe bet.”