Native to South Africa, snake plants have long been known for their easy, carefree, and resilient properties. They require little watering due to their specialized roots called “rhizomes.” And are one of the few plants that do well in low or artificial light, they are great for adding some life into the darkest of spaces.
Grow Pot Size: 3", 4”, 6" and 10”
Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 10-24” 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.
Snake Plant ‘Zeylanica’ Care Tips
Other Common Names: Green Snake Plant
Binomial Name: Sansevieria zeylanica
Care Level: Easy
Light: Bright indirect light - low artificial light.
Water: Allow soil to dry completely
Pet Friendly: No
The Snake Plant ‘Zeylanica’ Story
Where is it from?
The Snake Plant is native to South Africa.
Who is the Snake Plant ‘Zeylanica’?
The simplicity of this snake plant is often overlooked. It has become hugely popular within the plant community but truly is a beautiful plant.
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 ‘Zeylanica’ 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 makes 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.