Skip to product information
1 of 5

Snake Plant 'Zeylanica'

Snake Plant 'Zeylanica'

Regular price $19.99 USD
Regular price $0.00 USD Sale price $19.99 USD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.

Free Shipping on All Plants

The Snake Plant 'Zeylanica' is characterized by its upright, sword-like leaves, which display a captivating interplay of dark and light green bands. These leaves grow vertically from the base, contributing to the plant's architectural appeal. With a relatively slow growth rate, 'Zeylanica' achieves a height of 2-3 ft and maintains a compact form, making it an ideal addition to smaller spaces or containers.

Botanical & Common Names

Botanical: Sansevieria trifasciata

Common: Zeylanica 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 trifasciata.a

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
Size

A Portion of Every Sale Is Donated To Our Partner NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness MA Chapter!

View full details