(Aka Snake plant) Sansevieria trifasciata is a beautiful houseplant with elegant perennial lance-shaped, fleshy upstanding leaves. These leaves are of 45 cm long, broad yellow margins and horizontally marbled mid-dark green color. This plant could grow up to 1.2 m or more long, with an appearance of say horizontally marbled and banded dark and light green gesture. Dwarf cultivars are suitable for growing in pots, bowls or even Pan. There are also small fragrant greenish-white flowers bloom on mature plants.
Easy does it with the watering. You want to be careful not to overdo it because your plant will rot out. Always make sure the soil is almost completely dry before thoroughly watering again. Water your Snake Plants every 2-6 weeks, depending on your home’s temperature, light levels, and humidity. So, if you travel or tend to ignore plants, this is the one for you.Even though Sansevierias prefer medium light , they’ll also tolerate low light and high light. How versatile they are. Just be sure to keep them out of the direct sun because they’ll burn in a heartbeat.
These plants don’t mind the dry or stale air in our homes and offices. They’ll also do well in bathrooms where the humidity tends to be much higher. This is another versatility factor which gives this houseplant the label: “diehard”.
Snake plant is known as Mother in law’s tongue. Sansevieria trifasciata is beautiful perennial with pointed, lance-shaped, fleshy leaves. Snake plant can grow 0.6 – 1.2m or more long, horizontally marbled and banded dark and light green. Racemes, 30-75cm long, of tubular, green or greenish white flowers, 6-10mm long, are produced intermittently. Dwarf cultivars are suitable for growing in bowls and pans. ‘Laurentii’ has upright leaves, 45cm long, horizontally marbled mid- and dark green, with broad yellow margins. suitable for indoor and outdoor in UAE.
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