12/9/2016 Cultivating Calm Environments

Posted by Nikki Rankin on 12/9/2016 7:30:00 AM


Pondering a thoughtful gift to give this season? Consider a plant! Studies have shown that plants in homes and workplaces help reduce stress, increase productivity, and enhance positive attitudes. Similar benefits are documented in which having plants in classrooms improved health, grades, behavior, memory, and concentration. According to Really Good Stuff, the snake plant, amaryllis, venus fly trap, shamrock, and peace lily are five perfect plants for the classroom. The gift of a plant can Cultivate Growth by enhancing the classroom environment or workplace for years to come.