Sansevieria trifasciata var. laurentii also known as mother-in-law's tongue or variegated snake plant. This super cool plant not only looks amazing but If you have never grown a house plant before or are looking for something virtually indestructible, then look no further - as this is probably the toughest and most tolerant house plant you can find.
A very hardy and low maintenance houseplant, they are very tolerant of occasional (unintentional) neglect! According to NASA it is one of the best plants for improving air quality, removing toxins such as formaldehyde, ammonia and carbon monoxide from the air. Native to tropical West Africa from Nigeria east to the Congo.
Pot Size: 12cm
Light conditions position in a spot with indirect light. They are more tolerant of low light than other houseplants.
Neediness: super easy to care for. Remove dust with a damp cloth to unblock pores. This will help the plant breathe.
Watering: Wait until the top layer of soil is dry before watering gently. Do not over-water as they can be prone to root rot and reduce the amount given during the winter months.
Ideal location: bedrooms, living rooms, corridors and studies
Rate of growth: slow growing, rarely requires pruning
Temperature: keep at normal room temperature
Pets: this plant is toxic to cats and dogs.
Also known as: Sansevieria laurentii, Mother in Laws Tongue
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