Effects of an indoor plant on creative task performance and mood.

@article{Shibata2004EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of an indoor plant on creative task performance and mood.},
  author={S. Shibata and N. Suzuki},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of psychology},
  year={2004},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={
          373-81
        }
}
  • S. Shibata, N. Suzuki
  • Published 2004
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Scandinavian journal of psychology
  • In this study, we investigated the effect of an indoor plant on task performance and on mood. Three room arrangements were used as independent variables: a room with (1) a plant, or (2) a magazine rack with magazines placed in front of the participants, or (3) a room with neither of these objects. Undergraduate students (M= 35, F= 55) performed a task of associating up to 30 words with each of 20 specified words in a room with one of the three room arrangements. Task performance scores showed… CONTINUE READING

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