Plant of the Month – July – Peace Lily

Peace Lilies (Latin name Spathiphyllum) are native to tropical regions of South Eastern Asia and the Americas. Peace Lilies are commonly known as Spaths.

Peace Lilies are evergreen with white, yellowish or greenish spathes.

A common misconception is the white flowering Peace Lily flowers indoors. However this is due to the fact that Peace Lilies have a part of the plant which becomes a spathe which looks flower like.

Peace Lilies are perfect for reception areas as they are a great feature with their beautiful foliage.

Peace Lilly Trivia

Peace Lilies have been proven to clean environmental contaminants from the air including benzene, formaldehyde and other pollutants.

Peace Lilies do not have true flowers, they have spaths