Snake Plant: Laurentii



One of the hardiest species of house plants, snake plants (Sansevieria) are popular as they require very little maintenance yet continue to grow!

Botanical Name Dracaena trifasciata x Laurentii
Common Name Snake plant, Viper's bowstring hemp, Mother-in-law's tongue
Plant Type Tropical, Evergreen Perennial
Mature Size 6 inches to 12 feet tall in native habitat depending on variety; typically 2 feet tall when grown as a houseplant
Sun Exposure Part Shade/Sun
Soil Type Sandy, well-drained
Soil pH Slightly acidic to slightly alkaline
Hardiness Zones 
Native Area West Africa
Pet-friendly? No