Anthurium andraeanum

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Anthurium andraeanum
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A. andraeanum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Alismatales
Family: Araceae
Tribe: Anthurieae
Genus: Anthurium
Species: A. andraeanum

Anthurium andraeanum is a species of flowering plant in the Araceae family. It is one of the plants listed in the NASA Clean Air Study[1][2] as effective in removing formaldehyde, xylene, toluene, and ammonia from the air.

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  1. ^ Plants "Clean" Air Inside Our Homes (kilde NASA)
  2. ^ B. C. Wolverton, Rebecca C. McDonald, and E. A. Watkins, Jr. "Foliage Plants for Removing Indoor Air Pollutants from Energy-efficient Homes". Retrieved 2009-12-10. , http://www.sjodinweb.com/house/foliage_air.pdf (alternate link for 'Foliage Plants for Removing Indoor Air Pollutants from Energy-efficient Homes')
  • Linden ex André, Ill. Hort. 24: 43 (1877).