Is the Spider Plant toxic?
No, the Spider Plant is considered to be non-toxic to both humans and animals. That being said, it does contain a chemical that studies have shown can function as a mild hallucinogenic for animals, leading to stomach irritation, vomiting and diarrhea. While it is not necessary to keep this plant away from pets, it may be advisable.
What’s the ideal temperature?
The Spider Plant’s durability continues to be its most incredible feature! While it prefers temperatures between 65° and 77° F (18° - 25° C), it can tolerate extremes ranging from 35° - 90° F (2° - 32° C). The average household already fits the requirements for this plant, and you are capable of placing your plant in the extremes for short periods of time.
What’s the ideal humidity level?
Spider Plants are comfortable in the humidity levels that are commonly found in the average household. Therefore, you do not have to make any adjustments to your home’s humidity before introducing this plant to a room.
Does it purify the air?
Yes! In fact, studies have shown that the Spider Plant is one of the most potent air purifiers of all when compared to other houseplants!