The Snake Plant gets its name from the long sword or lance-like shaped leaves. The striking sculptural qualities and easy care make for an ideal plant for beginners and art enthusiasts alike. ‘Black Gold’ has all the qualities of the other Snake Plants with an added pop of color. The edges are fringed with a yellow stripe that extends the full length of its leaves.
Grow Pot Size: 4” and 6” Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 10-15” depending on grow pot size. Plant Care Level: Easy
This plant is perfect for beginners and those who love vacationing! The Snake Plant requires very little care.
Who is the Snake Plant ‘Black Gold’? The ‘Black Gold’ has striking deep green foliage with an eye-catching stripe of yellow.
Good For You! Sleep: Snake Plants create a calming environment and remove toxins from the air. This is a great plant for your bedroom to promote deep sleep.
Breath: You’ll always find Snake Plants at the top of any air-purifying plant list. They are excellent air-purifiers.
Is the Snake Plant ‘Black Gold’ the right plant for me?
Snake Plants are extremely easy to care for. We recommend watering once a month and wiping the leaves every couple of weeks to prevent dust build-up. Snake Plants can tolerate a lot of different light levels which make them a great addition to any home. Ensure you are providing it with some light as plants cannot survive in very dark spaces. With the vast variety of Snake Plants, you’ll surely find one that suits your style!
Pet Friendly: Unfortunately, Snake Plants are not pet-friendly. We always recommend keeping plants away from curious pets and children.
Location Suggestions: Snake Plants are perfect for large and even tiny spaces. Pick a variety that can fill up a grand living room or a small tabletop plant for your office or bedside table.
Prefers bright indirect light to low artificial light.
Water once a month or when the leaves have become slightly wrinkled. Allow the soil to become completely dry in between watering.
This can be done every 12-18 months. Choose a pot that is 2” larger in diameter than the original pot.
Well-draining soil medium.
Average from 65°F - 75°F
Follow a monthly fertilizing schedule when the plant is actively growing. In most cases, this is in the spring and summer. Use a balanced fertilizer - this means a ratio of NPK that is all the same. Ex: 10-10-10.
Wipe down with a damp or dry cloth once a month to remove dust.
Can tolerate low light but it does prefer bright, indirect light.
General Information About Your Plant
Native to South Africa
Sword-like leaves with green centers and yellow leaf edges.