Sansevieria trifasciata (also known as "Mother-in-law's tongue" or the "snake plant") is a semi-succulent plant with characteristic long dark green leaves. As a desert plant from Africa, it is one of the houseplant for beginners, which requires a little amount of sunlight to grow. A small amount of morning or evening sun is not a problem. Its thick and tough pale yellow variegated leaves serve as a water storage, thus need not to be watered everyday and grow better with less water. is Although the plant is rather slow-growing, it can reach an impressive size of 10" width and 30" height.
|Sunlight Demand:||Partial Sun|
|Foliage:||Green / Yellow|
|Soil Condition:||Peat Moss|
|Purchase Size:||3.5 - 7'' (15 - 20 cm)|