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Sansevieria 'Snake Plant'

Regular price $22.50
Sale price $22.50

Sansevieria, also known as Snake Plant or Mother-in-law's Tongue, is a popular and versatile houseplant known for its striking appearance and easy care. Here's a description:

  1. Appearance: Sansevieria plants have long, sword-shaped leaves that grow upright from a central rosette or cluster. The leaves are typically thick, succulent, and have distinctive patterns, ranging from solid green to variegated shades of green, yellow, or silver. Some varieties feature banded or mottled patterns.

  2. Size: Sansevieria plants vary in size depending on the species and cultivar. Some varieties remain relatively compact, growing to about 6 to 12 inches (15 to 30 centimeters) tall, while others can reach heights of up to 3 to 4 feet (0.9 to 1.2 meters) or more.

  3. Growth Habit: The growth habit of Sansevieria is clumping, with multiple leaves emerging from a central point. The leaves grow vertically or at a slight angle, forming dense clusters. As the plant matures, it may produce offsets or "pups," which can be divided and propagated into new plants.

  4. Light Requirements: Sansevieria plants are adaptable to a wide range of light conditions but prefer bright, indirect light. They can tolerate low light conditions, making them suitable for offices, bathrooms, or other spaces with limited natural light. However, they may grow more slowly in low light.

  5. Watering Needs: Sansevieria plants are drought-tolerant and prefer to dry out between waterings. Allow the soil to dry out completely before watering thoroughly, then allow any excess water to drain away. Overwatering can lead to root rot, so it's essential to avoid waterlogged conditions.

  6. Temperature and Humidity: Sansevieria plants prefer temperatures between 60°F to 85°F (15°C to 29°C) and are adaptable to average indoor humidity levels. They can tolerate fluctuations in temperature and humidity, making them well-suited for indoor environments.

  7. Maintenance: Sansevieria plants are low-maintenance and require minimal care. Remove any dead or yellowing leaves as they appear to maintain the plant's appearance. Occasionally wiping the leaves with a damp cloth helps keep them clean and free from dust.

  8. Toxicity: Sansevieria plants are considered mildly toxic if ingested and may cause gastrointestinal discomfort in pets and humans. It's advisable to keep them out of reach of cats, dogs, and other animals.

Overall, Sansevieria plants are prized for their striking appearance, resilience, and air-purifying qualities, making them popular choices for indoor spaces. Whether used as a decorative accent or for their air-cleaning properties, they add a touch of greenery and elegance to any room.

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At Lakewood Plant Company in Lakewood, Ohio, we stand behind the quality of our plants with a guarantee that ensures your satisfaction. Our commitment is to deliver plants that are not only beautiful but also thriving and healthy. If, for any reason, your plants do not arrive in a happy and healthy condition, we guarantee a free replacement.

To take advantage of our guarantee, simply contact us within 14 days of receiving your order and provide a photo of the plants in question. Our dedicated team is here to make sure you have a positive and successful gardening experience.

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