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20 Plants That Are Safe for Children, Cats and Dogs

One of the easiest ways to breathe some life into a room is with the addition of a plant or two. Plants not only add colour, but many houseplants also have air-purifying properties. The drawback, though, is that some of the most popular houseplants are also toxic to pets and children. If you want to spruce up your home without the worry, consider these plants instead. They are non-toxic so your pets and kids will be safe, even if they tend to nibble on the decor.

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Published March 16, 2018, Updated March 9, 2022



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