Sanseveria Laurent II - 17cm

SKU: 428949
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Product Description

Mother-in-Law's Tongue (also known as Snake Plant) is one of the most carefree house plants you can grow. It thrives in just about any light.

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Additional information
Mother-in-Law's Tongue is ideal for beginners, but seasoned gardeners also love this accent plant's dramatic, sword-shaped leaves. Slow-growing, it will live for many years with good care.
Care instructions
Any problems with growing Sansevieria are usually related to watering. Allow the top inch (2.5 cm) of soil to dry out between waterings during the growing season. In winter, water just enough to prevent the soil from drying out. Overwatering will cause root rot.
Colour of foliage
Green and Yellow.
Feeding instructions
Feed monthly spring through fall with this fertilizer for succulent plants.
Planting instructions
Repot in spring, only when plants get crowded and need dividing. Keep the rosette of the leaves at soil level. Use a wide, heavy container to prevent toppling. This tall plant can get top-heavy.
Rate of growth
Soil type
Soil-less or cactus potting mix.
Sowing period
Watering instructions
Can survive on very little water
Latin name
Sansevieria trifasciata 'Laurentii'
Eventual height
Eventual width
Pot size
Room temperature
Average room temperatures 60-75 F/16-24 C. It will tolerate fluctuating temperatures, but not extreme cold.
Room position
Bright light to full sun. Will tolerate low light. Average room humidity. Mother-in-law's tongue will tolerate dry air, but keep it away from air vents or drafts.
Also available in
Other pot sizes; 9cm, 10.5cm, 12cm, 14cm, 19cm, 21cm, 24cm, 27cm, Other varieties such as Moonshine, Black Coral, Zeylanica

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