DIY - Clean Air Container Garden


Breathe cleaner air with this DIY air-purifying container garden. These attractive & easy-to-grow houseplants work harder by creating more oxygen & removing more toxic chemicals from the air than many other houseplants.  Every plant in this indoor container garden is listed in NASA's database as a top air purifying plant. 

Indoor Project


Keep the snake plant in its store-bought container for this planter, they prefer to be root bound and dry. 

Step 1:
Find a spot in your home with bright, indirect sunlight

Step 2: Choose a large pot that is 17 inches in diameter with drainage holes

Step 3: Fill the container about 2/3 full with potting soil 

Step 4: Mix in a handful of Dr. Earth's Root Zone starter fertilizer 

Step 5: Keeping the snake plant (B) in its container, place according to the diagram

Step 6: Remove the rest of the plants from their container & gently loosen soil from roots

Step 7: Place plants according to the container diagram 

Step 8: Add more soil making sure to fill in the gaps & water well


Care Instructions:
 Water the at the center of the container when the soil feels dry several inches down & avoid watering the snake plant. Fertilize monthly with houseplant food & keep away from cooling & heating vents. 

Plant List

A - Dracaena Marginata 6"

B - Snake Plant 6"

C - Spider Plant 6"

D - Pothos 6"

E - English Ivy 6"

F - Chinese Evergreen 6"