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I was wondering what would be a suitable plant for my Kitchen. I'm thinking of the fumes etc that are generated in a normal kitchen and the effect these might have on a plant. The window is westnorthwest facing so only gets sun in late afternoon/evening. Temperature fluctuates between 12C and 20C but very rarely goes below 12C. DonFoley, Maynooth, Co Kildare Posted: 18/01/2017

The normal 'fumes' of a kitchen are harmless to plants, though grease can descend, but these are vegetable oils.

Given the limited light, a peace lily might suit nicely ...long-lasting and long flowering with good leaves.

 

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