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18 HOUSE PLANTS THAT ARE SAFE FOR KIDS

While plants in general do not possess any life-threatening risks as such, the tender skin and still developing immunity makes babies and small kids quite vulnerable to the side-effects of plants in case they swallow it or play with the leaves. Symptoms like irritation, vomiting, diarrhea, blisters and inflammation may occur, and in such a case, it’s best to take the child to the doctor immediately, and not trying any home remedy.

Thankfully, there are still some plants that eliminate these dangers. Below goes the list.

African Violet
Aloe Vera
Areca Palm
Asparagus Fern
Bamboo Palm
Boston Fern
Cast Iron Plant
Christmas Palm
Echeveria Species
Fan Palm
Grape Ivy
Haworthia Species
Hoya Species
Pepperomia Species
Spider Plant
Tradescantia Zebrina
Variegated Rubber Plant
Wax Plant

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