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Snake Plant 'Starfish'

Snake Plant 'Starfish'

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The Snake Plant 'Starfish' is notable for its uniquely shaped, cylindrical, and tapering leaves that radiate from the base, resembling the arms of a starfish. Each leaf is marked with subtle stripes of dark and light green. Growing in a rosette pattern, this plant exhibits a moderate growth rate and can reach a height of up to 1-2 ft, while maintaining a compact and well-balanced form. T

Botanical & Common Names

Botanical: Sansevieria cylindrica

Common: Starfish Snake Plant, Snake Plant, Mother In Laws Tongue, Saint George's Sword, Viper's Bowstring, Hemp African Spear

Necessary Care Tips

  • Light: Bright Indirect
  • Ideal Temperature: 60-80°F
  • Humidity: Low
  • Water: Allow the soil to dry out completely between watering
  • Fertilize: Every 6-8 weeks during the growing season with a balanced fertilizer diluted to half strength
  • Preferred Soil: Well-Draining Potting Mix

Advanced Care Tips

  • Tolerant of a wide range of light conditions, from low light to full sun.
  • Sansevieria plants have recently changed classification to the Dracaena genus.
  • The new botanical name for this plant is Dracaena angolensis.

Plant Insights

  • Member of the Asparagaceae family, which is a large and diverse family of flowering plants which includes over 2,500 species.
  • The Snake Plant is native to West Africa, particularly regions like Nigeria and the Congo.
  • The Snake Plant is known for its air-purifying qualities and is listed by NASA as one of the best plants for improving indoor air quality.
  • It's one of the most tolerant plants and can survive in a variety of environmental conditions, making it ideal for beginners.
  • Unsafe / Toxic
  • Low Maintenance
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