Working in an office for long hours will definitely make anyone bored. Productivity also decreased. Especially if you see the pile of work that seems endless. It must be tired and bored and it makes the mind feel hot.
Luckily there are many ways to overcome it. One of them is by placing ornamental plants on your desk. Believe it or not, in fact, some plants are proven to have a positive effect that doesn’t just decorate the work table, but also gives a positive aura and a sense of enthusiasm in the mind.
For you plant lovers, this one plant is certainly familiar, right? Monstera is often a dream in some rooms because it can survive even indoors and doesn’t wither easily.
In addition, this plant, which is often used in Scandinavian-themed decorations, also has a unique leaf shape. The perforated leaves make this plant look so attractive.
Even though it has a fairly large size, this work desk ornamental plant is still sweet to be placed in the corner of the office room. You also don’t need to water this plant every day because this plant can live just by placing it in a glass pot filled with water.
Cactus, the thorny plant that is synonymous with the desert, is one of the plants that can soothe your tired eyes looking at a computer screen. You don’t need to put down large cacti, now there are many mini cacti that don’t even have thorns so they are very safe.
Besides that, cactus plants are also very beautiful and will sweeten your desk. Even though this plant is a plant that does not wither easily and does not require difficult care, you still have to water it occasionally. Don’t forget to occasionally bring this work table ornamental plant to a place that is exposed to direct sunlight.
This tiny plant can also be found on many desks. Not only because of its beautiful shape but also because succulent plants are believed to provide good luck for their owners.
This plant is similar to a cactus. So it does not require special care such as regular watering or fertilizer. The benefits of this plant are extraordinary, it is even able to release oxygen into your workspace.
Usually, this plant is placed on a table near the entrance to the office in the belief that it can bring luck and success to the company.
Plants that are often found in several herbal medicines do have extraordinary benefits. Not only does it provide benefits after being processed, but chrysanthemum flowers also provide many benefits if planted and placed on your desk.
In a study conducted by NASA, the chrysanthemum was ranked first on the list of best pollutant filter plants. As it is known, the level of pollutants in closed rooms is much higher than in open spaces because there is no change in air circulation.
5. Aloe vera
Plants that can increase the productivity of working in the offices are aloe vera plants. This plant is proven to be able to filter dirty air.
Place aloe vera in the corner of your office or on your desk if it’s small. If you see brown or black spots on aloe vera leaves, then that is a sign that your office space has a very high level of pollutants.
6. Snake Plant
Not only aloe vera, the mother-in-law tongue plant or commonly known as the snake plant is also very useful in absorbing high levels of pollutants in the workspace.
This plant does not require special care because it can grow easily anywhere. The snake plant is able to absorb benzene, formalin, xylene, and trichloroethylene.
7. Fortune bamboo
As the name implies, fortune bamboo is believed to be able to bring good luck or bring fortune to its owner. Unlike bamboo in general, fortune bamboo actually has a flexible stem so you can create its shape. Fortune bamboo is a type of ornamental plant that is widely used in home interiors that emphasize feng shui.
Bamboo originating from Africa is very good at cleaning the air in the room so that work productivity will increase. Clean air will make the brain’s performance more optimal. The enthusiasm for the activity will always be present in the workspace. So, you don’t need to hesitate to make this an ornamental plant on your desk, huh!
Aglaonema is one of the home decoration plants that we very often encounter. Plants with wide leaves are indeed easy to plant and care for as well as providing excellent benefits.
There are many types of aglaonema plants, some are red, green, and a combination of the two, so it is very suitable to beautify the room. You can choose which one suits your taste.
Ferns are one of the plants that can clean the air and make the room humid. Plants that are similar to fish bones are able to filter indoor pollutants so that the air becomes cleaner. Nothing wrong with the many who choose this plant to become an ornamental plant on the work table.
10. Spider plant
This plant, which has long, slender leaves, is also very effective in cleaning the air in a closed room. Not only very powerful, but this plant also does not require special care. So it is very suitable for you to put it in the workspace.
Those are some ornamental plants on the work table that can increase our productivity at work. In addition to making the room more beautiful, the clean air that is produced also makes us healthier and more enthusiastic about doing activities.