(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
Sansevieria zeylanica this species has light green and dark green alternations of variegation moving upward on the leaves. The leaves vary in size and fan out from the center. It is also commonly referred to as bowstring hemp. It is also closely related to the species known as "mother in law's tongue"
Origin: South East Asia ( India and Sri Lanka)
Sun exposure: Moderate to bright indirect light.
Watering needs: Water dry soil thoroughly and allow drying in-between watering
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||spring and summer|
|Common Name||Bowstring hemp|
|Flower||pale green or greenish-white|
|Growth Rate||slow to moderate|
|Hardiness Zone||9a to 11|
|Height||18-24 in. (45-60 cm)|
|Origin||South East Asian Region|
|Scientific Name||Sansevieria zeylanica|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun to partial shade|