Sansevieria Trifasciata is a species of genus sansevieria categorized under plants family asparagaceae, native to southern asia. It is evergreen herbaceous perennial plant commonly known by several names such as mother-in-law’s tongue, devil’s tongue, jinn’s tongue, bow string hemp, snake plant and snake tongue etc. Below are the specifications of offered plant:
Plant name : Snake Plant Green
Plant size : 18-24 inch height
Pot type : Fiber Glass 12 inch
Potting medium : Hygienic Potting mix
Location : Indoor Office or Home Floor
Light: Shade, artificial light
Watering: Less frequent
Temperature: 16 to 32 degree celsius
Sansevieria is one of the hardiest plants, in recent times its popularity has increased a lot contributing to its easy care and benefits proven in improving indoors air quality. The plant needs little light and water to survive as well as prefers human livable temperature range 18 to 24°C (65-75°F). It is the perfect houseplant which does not require bright or sun light as well as frequent watering as it has fatty leaves like succulents, store water and help it survive even in deserts for longer time.
Sansevieria was part of NASA clean sir study and found effective in improving indoor air quality by removing benzene, formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, xylene and toluene. In Feng Shui, the plant is considered as a good luck plant.
We have tested its different varieties by placing them at offices, living rooms, bedrooms, bathrooms, thick shades at Delhi weather conditions for more than couple of years and it works. The plant does not require to be fed or watered frequently, watering it once in a month and a spoon of fertilizer every spring in the indoor conditions, makes it more than happy. It is fast growing plant and produces at least 1 to 3 off shoots every year.
Dr. Nisha Bhardwaj (Reviewer) –
Fiber Glass White Apple Shape Planter with Snake Plant Green (Sansevieria)