Sansevieria Zeylanica, Snake Plant

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AKA Mother-in-law's tongue, Viper's Bowstring Hemp. They make a strong statement, for little effort. This is a variegated version with mesmerising patterning. 

Best space & place
Sanseveira are desert dwellers, happiest in full sun. They can handle shade. 

When to water & feed
They need next to no water. The biggest killer is overwatering, so don't fret if you forget to water every so often. Water every few weeks when the soil is dry.
Need to know
Wipe the leaves to keep pours clean as this plant is a natural air-purifier. 

Size Information:

Height (Including pot):  70cm 100cm 130cm
Width: 20cm 30cm 40cm
Nursery Potsize (Diameter / Height):  ø21cm / H18cm ø30cm ø40cm
Decorative Pot Required (Opening / Internal Height): 22cm+ / H19cm+ 32cm+  42cm+ 

Decorative pot not included, available to buy here. The plant will be delivered in a plastic nursery pot.
For no fuss or mess you can put the plant in the growing pot it arrives in straight inside a decorative one. This also allows allows excess water to be drained after watering. 
For a good fit the opening (not diameter) and height of the new decorative pot need to be several centimetres greater than the current growing pot.
Here are recommended sizes - 

Size Diameter / Height Minimum Decorative Pot Opening Required
2 Litre

⌀17cm H13cm


4 Litre

⌀20cm H16.5cm


7 Litre

⌀25cm H20cm


10 Litre

⌀28cm H22.5cm 


15 Litre

⌀33cm H30cm


20 Litre

⌀35.5cm H32.5cm



For a seamless finish where the plant is potted into the decorative pot, liners are available to prevent water leaking and the pot from damage.

We also offer a potting service

Our library of plant care guides with useful information can be viewed here.

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