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Sansevieria

Listed as one of NASA air filtering plants

Classification: Foliage House plant

House Plant Group: Bushy & upright succulents and rosette plant (depending on variety)

Character: Tough plant. Erect, fleshy and sword-like leaves.

Safe for pets? No

Varieties:

  • Sansevieria African traveler
  • Sansevieria black gold
  • Sansevieria caulescens ice blue
  • Sansevieria cylindrica
  • Sansevieria golden hahnii (Golden bird’s nest)
  • Sansevieria hahnii
  • Sansevieria Kenya beauty
  • Sansevieria masoniana
  • Sansevieria metalica variegated
  • Sansevieria robusta
  • Sansevieria Schweinfurthii
  • Sansevieria silvery moon
  • Sansevieria trifasciata (Snake plant)
  • Sansevieria trifasciata bantels white
  • Sansevieria trifasciata laurentii (Mother-in-law’s tongue)
  • Sansevieria zeylanica

Plant Care:

Plant issues:

  • Rot at base. Leaves yellow and dying back: Basal rot disease (overwatering)
  • Rot at base; not overwatered: Cold damage

Pests: