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Spider Plant

Regular price $12.50
Sale price $12.50

The Spider Plant, scientifically known as Chlorophytum comosum, is a popular and easy-to-care-for houseplant appreciated for its graceful arching foliage and air-purifying qualities. Here's a description:

  1. Appearance: Spider Plants are characterized by their long, narrow leaves that arch gracefully outward from a central point, resembling spider legs or grass-like foliage. The leaves are typically green, but some varieties have variegated patterns of white or yellow stripes along the edges.

  2. Size: Depending on the variety and growing conditions, Spider Plants can vary in size. They typically grow to be about 12 to 18 inches (30 to 45 centimeters) tall and can spread to form dense clumps of foliage.

  3. Growth Habit: Spider Plants have a clumping growth habit, with multiple leaves emerging from a central rosette or crown. As the plant matures, it may produce long, trailing stems with small plantlets or "spiderettes" that resemble miniature versions of the parent plant. These plantlets can be easily propagated to create new plants.

  4. Light Requirements: Spider Plants thrive in bright, indirect light but can tolerate lower light conditions. They can also adapt to partial shade, making them suitable for various indoor environments. However, too much direct sunlight can scorch the leaves, so it's best to provide filtered light.

  5. Watering Needs: Spider Plants prefer consistently moist soil but are tolerant of occasional drying out between waterings. Water the plant thoroughly when the top inch of soil feels dry, allowing any excess water to drain away. Overwatering can lead to root rot, so it's essential to avoid waterlogged conditions.

  6. Temperature and Humidity: Spider Plants are adaptable to a wide range of temperatures and humidity levels, making them well-suited for indoor environments. They prefer temperatures between 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C) and can tolerate fluctuations in humidity.

  7. Maintenance: Spider Plants are relatively low-maintenance and require minimal care. Remove any dead or yellowing leaves as they appear to maintain the plant's appearance. Spiderettes can be removed and potted to propagate new plants or left to grow as trailing accents.

  8. Toxicity: Spider Plants are non-toxic to humans and pets, making them safe to keep in households with cats, dogs, and other animals.

Overall, Spider Plants are versatile and resilient houseplants that add a touch of elegance and greenery to any indoor space. With their graceful foliage and air-purifying qualities, they're a popular choice for both beginner and experienced plant enthusiasts.

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14 Day Plant Guarantee

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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